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Early June, Ashley Frangipane, also known by her stage name as Halsey, released her second full-length studio album, Hopeless Fountain Kingdom. Two years ago, she released Badlands; the album that made me fall in love with the witty and emotional starlet. I personally find each and every song on Badlands important and incredible in their own way, with substantial support from producer and musician Lido. I have listened to an instrumental version of the album, and still enjoy it just as much as when Halsey blesses the tracks with her voice. Because of this, I had high expectations for Hopeless Fountain Kingdom; I was not disappointed. Just like Badlands, Hopeless Fountain Kingdom is a conceptual album based around a story; this time, the story involves Romeo and Juliet personas of star crossed lovers, with the album intro being a narration from Shakespeare’s play. My best friend and I listened to…

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