Morning Grind 7.13.16
We were lucky for a week or so but the rain is creeping back into the District. Expect scattered showers, insane humidity, and temperatures as high as 90 degrees.
Maggie Rogers, a recent NYU graduate, became a viral hit after a video of her playing a song for producer Pharrell Williams surfaced. The video’s got more than two million views and shows a stunned Pharrell, completely mesmerized by the 21-year-old’s indie folk/electronic hybrid, “Alaska.” After months of mastering, Maggie has finally released the song, and it was definitely worth the wait. Check it out — it’ll certainly make this dreary Wednesday a little happier.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Famous 5: Whitney Cole
We’ve Got The Scoop On National Ice Cream Month
Famous Five: Dena Battle
We know you all nerd out to one thing or another and at heart, you secretly love it so today is your day to Embrace Your Geekness!
THIS DAY IN HISTORY
On this day in 1930 all those crazy soccer hooligans experienced the first ever world cup that took place in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Happy birthday Andrew Greeson!
The Snead kids are about to be even more famous than they already are.
Samantha Cooper is absolutely crushing it.
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