Hello, my name is Aaron Hughes, Opinion Writer for the Echo! I am relatively new and have been writing mostly music reviews since I started. I am a sophomore majoring in Media Studies & Journalism. My hobbies include longboarding, working out, and listening to music.
Articles (80 total)
Opinion: J.Cole's label Dreamville continues to go above and beyond
After recently announcing the lineup for their annual festival and soundtracking Michael B. Jordan’s “Creed III,” Dreamville has proven to be a powerhouse label.
Review: Fall in love with Don Toliver’s 'Lovesick'
Don Toliver, the creator of “No Idea” and “After Party,” releases his third album “Love Sick” over a year after his sophomore project.
Review: Caroline Polachek's 'Desire, I Want To Turn Into You' sets the bar
Singer, songwriter and producer Caroline Polachek releases her innovative and maxilist album “Desire, I Want To Turn Into You.”
Opinion: The unexpected winner of the Grammys’ Album of the Year
The 65th Grammys was filled with many surprises. One of the biggest controversies is the Album of the Year winner.
Review: Take part in the Lil Yachty experience on his new alt-rock album 'Let’s Start Here.'
Many artists take a leap of faith into a new genre of music. This year, Lil Yachty takes an interesting attempt into the world of rock and synth in “Let’s Start Here.”.
Opinion: Artists facing the most pressure in 2023
Releasing music is stressful for any musician or artist, regardless of who they are. However, these three artists have more to risk.
Opinion: Check out up and coming alt-pop singer Shane Garcia's new single 'Evil Twin'
Focused on mental health and vulnerability check out Shane Garcia’s newest song “Evil Twin.”
Opinion: 5 artists you should get familiar with in 2023
Across genres and the globe, new artists are breaking out every day. Here are five artists whom you should get familiar with.
Opinion: The most anticipated albums of 2023
From the Fenty queen to Travis Scott, here are some of the most anticipated projects of the new year.
Opinion: The top five best R&B albums of 2022
Featuring Grammy-nominated projects like “Black Radio” and hit albums like “WASTELAND,” here are the top five R&B albums of 2022.