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Jordan Trice // Contributing Writer Hip-hop artist Mac Miller released his third studio album GO:OD AM on September 18, 2015. The album has received positive reviews from longtime critics who complimented Miller on giving a more mature, focused approach to his stoner rap content. The album is concentrated on Miller’s confession and acknowledgment of his past …

Brinley Hineman // Contributing writer Those who missed Run the Jewel’s sold-out performance at Marathon Music Works on Monday missed an evening full of hardcore hip-hop that had the audience rocking to the beat. Starting off the night were opening acts Fashawn, Cuz Lightyear and Boots. All three artists delivered dance-worthy hits and pumped up the crowd for …

Big K.R.I.T. performs at the Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Ky., on Friday, July 17, 2015. (MTSU Sidelines / John Connor Coulston)

Mississippi hip-hop artist Big K.R.I.T. performed at Waterfront Park in Louisville, Kentucky, during the 2015 Forecastle Festival Friday evening. Check out John Connor Coulston‘s photos from the performance below: For our full archive of Forecastle coverage, click here. Follow John Connor Coulston on Twitter at @JCCoulston. Follow us at www.mtsusidelines.com, on Facebook at MTSU Sidelines and on Twitter/Instagram at @Sidelines_Life. To contact Lifestyles editor John Connor …

Childish Gambino, the hip-hop project of actor Donald Glover, played to an ecstatic crowd of young fans at Bonnaroo‘s Which Stage Saturday night. The rapper mainly performed songs from his 2013 album Because the Internet and last year’s S T N M T N / Kauai projects. He also took the opportunity to debut a new, …

Kendrick Lamar performs at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. on Friday, June 12, 2015. (MTSU Seigenthaler News Service / Gregory French)

Kendrick Lamar made his triumphant return to the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee on Friday night. Lamar drew one of the largest crowds of the weekend to the festival’s What Stage for a set filled with songs from his 2012 album good kid, m.A.A.d city and several from his spring release To Pimp a Butterfly. Check …

Twista performs at TEMPT in Murfreesboro, Tennessee during the early morning hours of Sunday, April 25, 2015. (MTSU Sidelines/Greg French)

Renowned rapper Twista performed at the Murfreesboro nightclub TEMPT on Saturday night. Check Staff Photographer Greg French‘s photos from the performance below: MTSU student Illuminate served as the night’s opening act: Follow Greg French on Instagram at @G_F_R_E_N_C_H. For more updates, follow us at www.mtsusidelines.com, on Facebook at MTSU Sidelines and on Twitter/Instagram at @Sidelines_Life. To contact Lifestyles editor John Connor …