Kamryn Chappelle

Kamryn Chappelle

Bio: Kamryn Chappelle is a student at the University of Montevallo, majoring in English and minoring in Business. She is from Selma, Alabama and has a passion for reading, writing, travel, culture, and music. After completing her undergraduate studies, she hopes to further her education with a graduate program for journalism. She is beyond excited to join the NYCTastemakers team to gain more experience in the writing industry and make professional connections. She looks forward to writing articles about her passions and sharing her interests with the world.

10 Halloween Movies to Watch This Season

One of my favorite things to do around Halloween is watch a bunch of creepy movies. Depending on my mood, I will either go for a lighthearted kid-friendly movie or an all-out terrifying horror movie. Whichever mood you are feeling, you can’t go wrong with these movies.

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Christina Aguilera Honored at Billboard Latin Awards

Christina Aguilera doesn’t just have an iconic voice, she also gives back to her community. During the live telecast of the 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards on September 29, the former coach of “The Voice” was honored with the Spirit of Hope Award from Watsco Center in Miami, Florida.

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Biden Praises FEMA’s Response to Hurricane Ian

On Thursday, President Joe Biden praised the Federal Emergency Management Agency for its response to Hurricane Ian, telling the room full of FEMA workers that they are helping to restore America’s faith in their government. After attending a FEMA briefing on the hurricane’s devastation in Florida, Biden stopped to speak to the workers. According to Biden, faith in government institutions has been eroding over the past six to 10 years.

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Tate McRae

“New” Artist of the Month for September 2022 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Tiktok Bio uh oh Bio Tate Rosner McRae is a Canadian singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress. She gained prominence at the young age of thirteen on the American reality show So You Think You Can Dance. McRae caught …

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Reggie Becton

Underground Artist of the Month for October 2022 Twitter Instagram Youtube Soundcloud Bio Sway Bio Reggie Becton is a breath of fresh air, with a hint of something smooth lingering from the past that you truly miss when compared to the trap-infused R&B of today. The 25-year-old PG County, MD …

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TV Review: Why I Love The Vampire Diaries

This show (including the people that were a part of it!) has been my favorite show ever since I randomly saw it on TV in 2009. I was 9 years old, which is way too young to have watched it, but I couldn’t help myself when I realized how wonderfully put-together the plot was and how dazzling the characters were. As I got deeper and deeper into my love for this show, I realized that I also loved all of the actors and producers that were a part of it, and I developed a huge crush on Ian Somerhalder that I still carry with me to this day. Sadly, this show has already ended, but you can stream all of its seasons on HBO Max or Peacock. You can also find its two spin-off shows, the Originals and Legacies, on Netflix.

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Dak Prescott’s Trouble with Practicing

On Monday, Dak Prescott had stitches removed from his right hand and threw a few soft tosses, but it is clear that he is still not ready to return to practice yet. The Cowboys’ practice report shows that Prescott remains out.

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Book Review: Midnight Sun By Stephanie Meyers

As a big Twilight fan, I couldn’t wait to get my hands on Stephanie Meyers’ new novel Midnight Sun since it tells the story of Twilight from Edward Cullen’s perspective. It has been 17 years since Twilight was published, so this book definitely made me nostalgic for the “Twilight craze days” back in 2006-2012 when the books and movies were insanely popular.

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Sam Smith and Kim Petras Set to Debut New Song “Unholy” on UK Chart

David Guetta and Bebe Rexha have kept a constant top on the U.K. singles chart with their hit new song “I’m Good (Blue)”, but this single is facing a challenge from Sam Smith and Kim Petras’ “Unholy,” which has powered to no.2 on the midweek chart. The OCC reports that following the 48 hours in the chart week, just a “handful of units” separated the two singles, with “I’m Good (Blue)” still on top of the leaderboard. “Unholy” has taken over Tiktok as well.

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Hurricane Ian: Hurricane Warning Issued for Tampa Bay

The governor of Florida, Ron DeSantis, has declared a state of emergency. On Monday, Hurricane Ian formed into a category 2 hurricane and took aim at Cuba and Florida. This morning, it made landfall in western Cuba as a Category 3 hurricane, according to the National Hurricane Center.

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What “Do Revenge” Got Wrong About Teen Movies

So many older teen movies – like Clueless, Mean Girls, and Heathers – reflected and completely redefined their generations. But with the Gen Z generation possibly being the most over-defined and over-exposed generation in history, social media took over. It surpassed TV as being the most popular form of youth media and completely did away with lines between different media-consuming groups. Now the world can check in and see what we’re doing at any time whenever we choose to post on social media platforms.

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Top 10 Best College Football Quarterbacks to Ever Play

Being from the South means taking college football seriously. VERY seriously. My family and I have been Alabama football fans for our entire lives. We all gather around the TV on Saturday afternoons and often yell at the players or cheer them on while eating light “finger food” such as pigs in a blanket, chicken fingers, and a variety of dips. So in my humble opinion, here are some quarterbacks that I have seen and heard of over the years that have been absolutely amazing.

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