¿?sick beats?¿ November 2021 Edition

Written by: Ashley Koh (21-A1), Lian Zhiqi (21-I1) and Tricia Loh (21-U1) Designed by: Ashley Lay (21-O1) Colourful costumes, plots clichély familiar or refreshingly new, dashing male leads and gorgeous heroines: these are some of the things that we think of when we mention “Bollywood”. After all, these are staples of Hollywood movies, from which […]

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¿?sick beats?¿ September 2021 Edition

Designed by: Liew Yi Xuan (21-E1) $ilkmoney – My Potna Dem  $ilkmoney definitely rose to fame with his hit “My Potna Dem” that was used for a trend where people used sign language to mime out his lyrics. The chorus contains alphabets and numerals, like “DBSB 3272” and “GLOBEABB” to a consistent drum beat. Its […]

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The Rise of ASMR

Designed by: Leanne Soh Li-En (21-E6) A pretty lady moves her hands slowly and whispers into both your ears, perhaps simultaneously crumpling paper or clacking her nails on a keyboard. Although this scene may seem strange to some, many others are captivated by and find solace in this: a typical ASMR video.  Started in 2010, […]

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¿?sick beats?¿ August 2021 Edition

Designed by: Lay Kai En, Ashley (21-O1) When most of us hear “xinyao”, we think of songs that our parents or even our grandparents sing at karaoke. These songs may seem distant, maybe even foreign. But in the August edition of Sick Beats, the team has decided to recommend some nostalgic 歌曲s to you.  细水长流 […]

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¿?sick beats?¿ Special Edition: K-pop fans

Designed by: Lay Kai En, Ashley (21-O1) Ah yes, the “kpop stan.” Just entering “why are kpop stans so…” into Google search will show a multitude of words used to autocomplete the search: “cringe”, “annoying”, “crazy”. The last word is especially interesting, as it really emphasises the intensity of the love that some Korean Pop […]

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¿?sick beats?¿ LBTL 5

Designed by: Lay Kai En, Ashley (21-O1) Even Tears Withered – TUYU My future is nothing but dark I don’t care anymore Dreams, how do I find them? Please tell me, I thought I was being good I had perfect attendance at school, I worked hard at club activities too My test scores weren’t too […]

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¿?sick beats?¿ July 2021 Edition

Designed by: Leanne Soh Li En (21-E6) As we approach the end of the year and have so much on our plates, it’s almost guaranteed that our stress levels are rising. Thus, the Sick Beats team would like to recommend nine awesome movie/drama soundtracks for you to listen to and take your mind off studying, […]

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