The Quinnipiac Chronicle

Artists to watch in 2012

Mike Turzilli

February 1, 2012

The Weeknd Toronto native Abel Tesfaye entered the music scene in early 2011 with his debut mixtape “House of Balloons.” Unlike most debut mixtapes, which often fail to bring any attention to its respective artist, “H...

ASAP Rocky defies critics’ labels

Mike Turzilli

October 31, 2011

Shortly after an artist surfaces into the mainstream, he/she is compared to other artists from the same city. Furthermore, artists from a given city often become judged more by their hometown than their music. This trend is especially...