The Northerner

VIDEO: Local rappers show off at cypher

About 10 rappers graced the stage in the Student Union for the hip hop cypher.

Cole Grecco, Arts & Life Editor

September 29, 2017

A chorus of “oohs” erupt from the crowd followed by laughter. Audience members hop to their feet, moved by Mich Tanksley--an NKU student who raps under the name Tooney Lean--who just decimated his opponent in a rap battle, as the enthused crowd suggested. The moment was a highlight of  Thursday Night Lights...

‘Bust Moves 2017’: Radio hosts In a studio of their own

Rosewood and Washington began airing their show in the Fall 2016 semester.

Jude Noel, Reporter

July 17, 2017

Editor’s Note: The writer of this piece has his own show on Norse Code Radio. The piece was originally meant to focus on hip-hop culture at NKU. However, through interviewing the sources, the story of Thursday Night Lights stood apart as its own entity.  “Bust moves 2017,” said Malik Washington, leaning forward f...

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