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2017 Grammy’s Top 5 Extravagant Outfits

Melissa Estrada, Section Editor

March 6, 2017

Every year, fans await to watch their favorite celebrities walk the red carpet and perform at the annual Grammy’s Award Show. Celebrities choose to take this opportunity to express themselves through their fashion. Here are some of the top celebrity looks that caught the attention of millions. &...

The Illusion of Love

Anabelle Rositas, Writer/Photographer

October 5, 2016

In anticipation of her upcoming album, Lady Gaga, released her new song “Perfect Illusion.” It gained attention because this song was different from her normal music; it had more of a rock and roll feel to it rather than her normal pop or techno music. Gaga originally wrote the song about people in ...

Til You’re Standing in Her Shoes

Sabrina Picou, Editor-In-Chief

March 18, 2016

Lady Gaga delivered an emotional performance of her and Dianne Warren’s song “Til It Happens To You” from the documentary The Hunting Ground at the 88th Academy Awards ceremony on Feb. 28. The song is about rape victims and survivors of sexual, emotional, and physical abuse.   Warren and Gaga...

Lady Gaga sings National Anthem

Daisy Lopez, Staff Writer

February 24, 2016

As she waits to leave the crowd speechless Lady Gaga sings the national anthem at Super Bowl 50 on February 7. Gaga made a snapchat account to record her day before performing. She recorded her warm-up vocals, her manicure, her outfit put together, and her makeup, making sure everything was patriotic. It...

Model behavior

Irene Luna, Editor-in-Cheif

November 24, 2009

Downey High School Sophomore and aspiring model Christian Giraldo is following his dreams of becoming a model one step at a time by attending a school of the arts, Bellas Artes, which is Spanish for the Beautiful Arts.  There, instructors skilled in dancing, modeling, acting, and singing train students...

Daring “look at me” fashion

Ethelyn Martiz

November 2, 2009

For sophomore Maria Quintero, fashion isn’t simply what you wear- it’s a way of life. This young trendsetter’s bold, out-there fashions scream for attention and allow her to express her creativity through clothing. She dares to be different and is not afraid of what others may think or say about...

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