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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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  2.   Cali Sun
  3.   86 by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  4.   Intro: Call to Hearts
  5.   Honest
  6.   Pretty Wicked Things by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  7.   Valhalla (Outro)
  8.   Tyrants
  9.   How I Get It
  10.   Honest
  11.   Castles
  12.   Swim Free
  13.   Ode To You by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  14.   Northern Lights by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  15.   Faith
  16.   LA by Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews
  17.   Sands
  18.   Lazarus
  19.   Voices
  20.   Love Under Lights
  21.   Paint It Blue
  22.   Wake Up
  23.   And the Bells
  24.   Goldenheart
  25.   [300] by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  26.   In Your Eyes by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  27.   Heaven
  28.   Lilies (Interlude)
  29.   Redemption (Intro)
  30.   Baptize
  31.   Phoenix by Aundrea Fimbres
  32.   Projection
  33.   Titans (Interlude)
  34.   Blow
  35.   Calypso
  36.   Noir (Intro)
  37.   Wynter
  38.   Whiteout
  39.   Levitate
  40.   Break of Dawn by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  41.   Tug of War by The Fisticuffs
  42.   Frequency by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  43.   Intro (In the Hearts Tonight)
  44.   Outro: The Battle
  45.   Miles
  46.   Black Lipstick
  47.   The Louvre
  48.   Hey Nikki
  49.   The Deep
  50.   Warriors
  51.   Adderall/Sold (Outerlude)
  52.   Save Me from U
  53.   Gleaux featuring Andrew "Druski" Scott
  54.   Goliath by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  55.   Return of a Queen by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  56.   Scripture
  57.   Bombs
  58.   Automatic
  59.   Change
  60.   Interim (Interlude)
  61.   Choices
  62.   Billie Jean
  63.   December Sky
  64.   Riot by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  65.   Warfaire by Andrew "Druski" Scott
  66.   Renegades
  67.   Black Crimes
  68.   Blackheart (Outro)
  69.   Save Me from U Remix]
  70.   In the Hearts Tonight (Intro)
  71.   Phoenix
  72.   Original Mix by Dawn
  73.   Deadboy Mix by Dawn

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