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Kendrick Lamar makes history with Pulitzer Prize win

By Randall Roberts Los Angeles Times Their names are inked in history books and on the walls of hallowed concert halls as winners of American music’s most esteemed award, the Pulitzer Prize for music: Aaron Copland, George Crumb, John Luther ...

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Rock and Worship Roadshow brings award-winning artists to Fresno for night of worship, music

More than a thousand people are expected to gather in the Save Mart Center this Sunday for the fourth-annual Rock and Worship Roadshow concert to listen to music and hear messages of faith. Headlining the concert is MercyMe, Tenth Avenue North, Sidewalk Prophets and LeCrae.

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Music Video: Special Report: The Collegian

An expanded edition of The Collegian’s entry to the I Am Fresno State competition, this video, entitled “Special Report,” gives viewers a peek behind the scenes at The Collegian, with cameos by nearly the entire staff of the paper. Lyrics ...

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Asleep in the bread aisle

Rap’s resident frat boy, rapper Asher Roth, loves college and wants the world to know it this week when his debut album, Asleep in the Bread Aisle, hits stores.

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Fresno State turns rogue

As this year's Rogue Festival drew to a close, several Fresno State faculty and students partook of its artistic offerings. Alumni displayed their work, professors performed and students got a special performance by a Rogue Festival rapper on campus. In this video, the Collegian Online looks at Fresno State's involvement with the Rogue.

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Chingy stops by Fresno

The air was thick with balloons and anticipation as students crowded the Pit to see rap artist Chingy perform and kick off Vintage Days. But 11:30 a.m. came and went — Chingy had not yet appeared.

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Chingy for change: A cause on pause for a quick game

Someone else other than Fresno State students struck out at the bowling alley located on the bottom floor of University Student Union (USU) yesterday afternoon.

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Rapper Chingy talks about his music, children

Chingy spoke to The Collegian about his upcoming projects, his hopes for his sons, his charities and his thoughts on the music business. [display_podcast] Video and editing by Kylee Jepsen and Heather Billings

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Grooving to an unpopular beat

The first time I heard Chingy was a few years ago at my friend’s house. The song was called “Juice,” and despite its filthy lyrics, the beat stuck with me and I had it memorized before the night was over.

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