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Chance the Rapper to Headline Boston Calling at Harvard Facilities

​Harvard’s athletic facilities will host Chance the Rapper, Mumford and Sons, Bon Iver, and dozens of other artists at this year’s Boston Calling music festival from May 26 to 28, its organizers announced Thursday.

Music

When Boys Cry

"Blond(e)" renounces the supremacy of a system that so often underrepresents the voices that Ocean labors to humanize. It provides a space for the listener to perform a similar inward turn, to reflect with a patience that has been stamped out by the flurry of new streaming services and the cursor-happy velocity of the music blogosphere.

Ghungroo
On Campus

Making Space: Diversity, Inclusion, and the Arts at Harvard

As Harvard’s undergraduate student body has grown ever more diverse, many challenges remain in making the University a fully inclusive institution for all those admitted. According to The Crimson’s annual survey of graduating seniors, students of color at Harvard are less likely to concentrate in the arts and humanities than their white peers. But both faculty and students say that making the arts more open has rarely been so important.

22, A Million
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22, A Million

A Moon Shaped Pool
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A Moon Shaped Pool

The Life of Pablo
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The Life of Pablo

Blonde
Music

Blonde

Lemonade Album Cover
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Lemonade Album Cover

'untitled unmastered'
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'untitled unmastered'

Anti Album Cover
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Anti Album Cover

Aziz B. Yakub
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Aziz B. Yakub

Aziz B. Yakub
Music

Arts Vanity: 'Trevor Sucks': The Death of Intellect

In a review of a very real album, Aziz B. Yakub reflects on the nature of art, history and metaphysical bankruptcy.

Lemonade Album Cover
Music

Top 10 Albums of 2016

The Crimson Arts Board presents its musical favorites of the year, from "Lemonade" to "A Moon Shaped Pool."

Chainsmokers Throw Down
Music

Chainsmokers Throw Down

The Chainsmokers—a popular EDM duo—performs.

Arts 2016 Year-in-Review Data
Books

The Arts 2016 Year-in-Review Survey Results

The numbers have been crunched and the results are in. The Harvard Crimson's arts board is proud to present the top 10 films, musics, books, TV shows, campus theater productions, and events, as determined by a Harvard-wide survey.