Mic-Check 🎵 Weekly Music Newsletter (8.15.22)
Nicki Minaj samples Rick James. The Game drops Eminem diss track. Beyoncé duets with the Isley Brothers. Black Thought & Danger Mouse modern classic.
Bill Pittman, a renowned guitarist from the legendary collective The Wrecking Crew, passed away at the age of 102. His most revered work included The Beach Boys’ Wouldn’t It Be Nice, The Ronettes’ Be My Baby, Bob Dylan’s Mr. Tambourine Man, and hundreds of other Top 40 hits.
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