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The Wisdom, Worry, and Wonder of Hit-Making Producer Ricky Reed

As the go-to producer for everyone from Lizzo to Twenty-One Pilots, Ricky Reed is at the top of his game. Discussing his new solo venture, The Room, the hitmaker opens up about his inspirations, collaborators, and hopes for a better future.

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The 20 Best Hip-Hop Albums of 2019

Following Stormzy's run up the charts, 2019 proved to be a banner year for British hip-hop with a trio of masterpieces. America's myriad hip-hop scenes delivered the goods, and African rap gave us many stellar releases.

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Lizzo Needs More Depth on 'Cuz I Love You'

Lizzo's mainstream debut comes on strong, but its self-absorption can feel like an endgame.

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Lizzo - "Humanize" (Singles Going Steady)

Somehow Lizzo's "Humanize" feels like an indie rock track that's been translated into the hip-hop and R&B sphere.

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The Forecastle Festival Louisville, KY (Day Three)

It was a hot time in the old time tonight as Widespread Panic, Modest Mouse, TWEEDY, and more put the cap on Louisville's riverfront festival.

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Sleater-Kinney: 26 February 2015 - Terminal 5, New York (Photos)

Audiences hungry for the reunited Sleater-Kinney will be thrilled. The band are as explosive as ever.


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