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Learning How to Be Self-Sufficient From the Most Important Producer of 2020

Sometimes the best lessons come from the bumps and bruises along the way

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In a year that has seen musicians scrambling to adapt to the Covid-19 pandemic…



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William E. Ketchum III

William E. Ketchum III is a journalist based in Brooklyn, NY who covers music, TV/film, culture, and mental health for VIBE, NPR, BBC, NBC, Complex, and more.