WHAT’S TRENDING?


by Brenda Palacios

Netflix: 

“On My Block” is a Netflix Original, released on March 16, 2018, which includes four friends who are navigating their way through high school. This show deals with race and poverty, involving teen humor. This show is set in a working-class Latino and Black Southern California neighborhood, where the four teenagers work trough love, acceptance, and friendships while trying to avoid gang violence in their neighborhood

Music:

On March 29, music artist, The Weeknd, released “My Dear Melancholy” 6 tracks. “My Dear Melancholy” had 169,000 sales in the United States last week, which included 141 million streams and 68,000 copies sold as a complete album. The opening track, “Call Out My Name<" was at No.4 on the Hot 100. It was also No.2 entrance on the Streaming Songs chart, 40.4 million U.S. streams, and No.4 on Digital Song Sales, 36,000 downloads sold. The track is his eighth Hot 100-top 10 and his highest debut.

On August 6th, Cardi B released her newest album, "Invasion of Privacy," which contains 13 tracks. These 13 tracks  targets her haters. One of her tracks, "Be Careful," hit Billboard 100. For the album promotion, she stared on the show, "Saturday Night Live." After various of rumors of fans accusing her of being pregnant, which she denied, she revealed her belly bump on stage while performing her hit song, "Be Careful." She also stated on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" that she will still be going on tour with Bruno Mars this year and stated, "I'm doing it all until I give birth! I'm doing the Bruno Mars tour and I'm taking my baby with me."