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Dawn Richard, aka D∆WN, evolved from her membership in Danity Kane to become one of the more progressive forces in artful left-field pop and R&B. Prior to mainstream visibility, the New Orleans, Louisiana native -- the daughter of Chocolate Milk percussionist and vocalist Frank Richard -- recorded as Dawn Angeliqué. The independently released contemporary R&B album Been a While (2005), produced while the singer was attending the University of New Orleans and working as a cheerleader for the NBA's New Orleans Hornets, was released around the time she made her first appearance on Making the Band 3. The third edition of that reality series produced Danity Kane, a group that released two Billboard 200-topping albums, Danity Kane (2006) and Welcome to the Dollhouse (2008), prior to splitting. Then, along with Diddy and Kalenna Harper, Richard became one-third of Diddy-Dirty Money, a short-lived group that debuted in 2009, released an album (2010's Last Train to Paris), and then a mixtape (2011's Love Love vs. Hate Love) prior to ending in 2012. Richard continued a solo career that developed during and after the split, reunion, and second split of Danity Kane. Her self-released material was progressive and often conceptual, willfully oblivious to genre restrictions as it twisted R&B, pop, and electronic music with emotive and frequently thrilling results. The Prelude to a Telltale Heart (2011), a mixtape, and Armor On (2012), an EP, preceded her second official album, Goldenheart (2013). Part two of her "heart" trilogy, Blackheart (2015), went farther out and topped Billboard's Top Independent Albums chart. Short-form releases for the Fade to Mind and Local Action labels preceded her fourth proper album, Redemption (2016). ~ Andy Kellman
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  10.   Bombs
  11.   The Deep
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  30.   Outro: The Battle
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  33.   Interim (Interlude)
  34.   Honest
  35.   Blackheart (Outro)
  36.   Choices
  37.   Phoenix by Aundrea Fimbres
  38.   Adderall/Sold (Outerlude)
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  40.   Calypso
  41.   December Sky
  42.   And the Bells
  43.   Break of Dawn by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  44.   Pretty Wicked Things by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  45.   Riot by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  46.   Northern Lights by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  47.   LA
  48.   Valhalla (Outro)
  49.   Sands
  50.   Tyrants
  51.   Lazarus
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  56.   Goldenheart
  57.   Ode To You by Andrew "Druski" Scott
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  59.   In Your Eyes by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  60.   Vines (Interlude)
  61.   Redemption (Intro)
  62.   Swim Free
  63.   [300] by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  64.   Intro: Call to Hearts
  65.   Noir (Intro)
  66.   Whiteout
  67.   Faith

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