The Suffolk Journal

Rap artist Chico Williams staking his claim in the Boston rap community

Rap artist Chico Williams staking his claim in the Boston rap community

John Irizarry

September 20, 2017

Considering that the rap genre originated on the East Coast, songs from cities like New York and Boston can be considered as some of the purest forms of rap music. Rapping began as a way to entertain at block parties in the Bronx because urban youth had very few outlets to express creativity. Since then, t...

New cultural dance group to bring African hip-hop

New cultural dance group to bring African hip-hop

Evette Thompson

April 1, 2015

  Suffolk University has new dance group called Trxbe. Trxbe, pronounced "tribe," was founded by Osamede Ogbeifun and had its first meeting on March 26. Ogbeifun, freshman business management major, believes that this is not an ordinary dance group. This dance group “seeks to enlighten people...

W!CKED calls on local dance troupes to beat rare disease

W!CKED calls on local dance troupes to beat rare disease

Will Senar

March 25, 2015

From billiards to business, Suffolk University’s student run organizations stand out not only for their exemplary ability to get students involved on-campus, but also for their outstanding philanthropic efforts. Allocating 60 percent of proceeds, Suffolk's W!CKED hip-hop dance crew teamed up with nearby...

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