Category Archives: Entertainment

William Paterson University Presents “I Want My ‘80’s”

William Paterson University recently hosted, “I Want My ‘80’s: The Best of MTV’s Early Years,” and #HipNJ has the scoop!

The event was a musical tribute to the early years of MTV, featuring performances by a band of William Paterson University music students.

There were also various special guests, including Darryl McDaniels of Run-D.M.C. and Grammy Award-winning songwriter and William Paterson alumnus Rob Fusari.

The event featured music of the 1980’s by artists such as Whitney Houston, Prince, Bruce Springsteen, Journey, Michael Jackson, and many more.

The night benefited the William Paterson Music Department Scholarship Fund. To learn more, click here.

Timeless: You Belong To Me

If you love the music of The Duprees, you’ll love their new book and CD! #HipNJ has the scoop on the February 15th release, complete with a special offer for fans.

Timeless is a brand new book dedicated to the fans of The Duprees and focuses on their blockbuster hit song, “You Belong To Me.” It’s a fascinating story because tens of thousands of people have a deep emotional connection to the song. Hearing it at concerts instantly brings back memories of happy times, growing up in the 50’s and 60’s.

Timeless includes over 40 stories from fans, over 60 photos, “Up Close & Personal” bios of the singers, histories of the group and the song, words from women close to The Duprees, a special tribute page and much more. It comes with a companion CD that includes “You Belong To Me” and 10 other timeless love songs sung by Today’s Duprees in their unique harmonic style.

There’s a pre-publication offer for #HipNJ readers! If you order by February 15th,  your book will be autographed by the group!

To learn more, click here.

Where To Watch The Super Bowl In #HipNJ

The big game is right around the corner. Still not sure where you’ll be watching? #HipNJ is here to help with a list of some of the best places to watch the Super Bowl in New Jersey!

House Of Que’ (Hoboken)

 Midland Brew House (Saddle Brook)

 Black Bear Bar Grill (Hoboken)

 Blue Moon Mexican Cafe (Wyckoff)
Sidelines Bar & Grill (Fairfield)

Joey McBride’s Pub (Woodland Park)

#HipNJ hopes you have a great time with family and friends, and that your team wins!