1990: “Ice Ice Baby,” the breakout single from Miami rapper Vanilla Ice, became the first hip-hop track to reach No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. The Queen-sampling song was released in July of 1990 on Ice’s debut album To The Extreme. As a single, “Ice Ice Baby” was the B-side track to one of […]
“We Gon’ Be Alright,” a series of essays by Jeff Chang about race and resegregation, obtains its title from the Kendrick Lamar song, “Alright.” Chang has written extensively about the impact of hip-hop beyond music and found the song perfectly summed up the current political climate. The Daily Texan spoke to Chang before his appearance […]
Turner Hosch was flawless on Friday at Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club, and that earned him the top spot. The 2019 British Open prospect form Dallas fired an opening 6-under 65 at the AJGA Junior All-Star Invitational to grab the outright lead through 18 holes in North Plains, Ore. Hosch leads Ryan Goldfarb, 2018 from Palm […]
Top-rated prospect Myles Garrett and the undefeated Texas Longhorns A&M Aggies travel to Tuscaloosa to take on No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide and No. 2 prospect Jonathan Allen in what is the biggest treat to date for 2018 NFL Draft.
The disruptive pass rushers epitomize a defense-heavy draft class that might lack a surefire franchise […]
If you’re an NBA fan, the reasons to watch the 2016 Olympics go well beyond the U.S. Men’s National Team. In fact, the 12 men with USA on their chest will represent about a quarter of the NBA players in Rio. In total, there will be 47 NBA players, representing 10 of the 12 countries […]
Unified held off Governor Malibu by three-quarters of a length Saturday in the $200,000 Peter Pan Stakes for 3-year-olds at Belmont Park.
Unified remained unbeaten at 3 for 3 with the victory in the traditional prep for the Belmont Stakes, the final leg of the Triple Crown on June 11.
Unified, the 1-2 favorite, was […]