Rachel

About Rachel

Rachel is Slacker's blog manager who, aside from being a professional writer and digital strategist, is willing to bet anyone she would beat them in a game of "Name That Tune."
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Bjork is Slacker’s Artist of the Week

Is there any artist as unique, iconoclastic, and unconventional as Bjork? The Icelandic singer, songwriter, actress and multi-instrumentalist turns 48 years old this week, and Slacker celebrates her extraordinary work with a station featuring music from throughout her career, including her solo work, her three albums with The Sugarcubes, and collaborations with artists like 808 […]

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This Week’s EQ Charts Are Here!

As the end of the year approaches, we are looking at the EQ data for all of 2013, and some interesting insights appear. For example, even though it’s only been out for two weeks, Eminem’s  “The Monster” is already the 12th most “Hearted” song of 2013 on Slacker. And did you know that Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “Thrift […]

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Eminem’s Album of the Week

Eminem recreates the nostalgia of his 2000 Grammy-winning album, “The Marshall Mathers LP,” with a new, 16-track collection that features guest vocals by Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar and many more. Listen to the hip hop mogul’s “MMLP 2,” Slacker’s Album of the Week, on demand all week long here.

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Spotlight on Artist of the Week Lady Gaga

There’s no one who combines art, sex and substance like Lady Gaga. Today, November 5 we get our next Gaga fix with the release of her third album “Artpop.” Slacker’s celebrating with a station featuring all things Gaga, including music from her prolific career, influences and collaborators. Listen to Lady Gaga on Slacker’s Artist of […]

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Carrie Underwood & Brad Paisley Top 33 on Slacker for a Limited Time

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley will co-host the 47th annual CMA awards on Wednesday; It’s their 6th year in a row! To celebrate, we’ve created a station counting down their biggest hits, as determined by you, Slacker users. It’s something we call E.Q., the Engagement Quotient. It just means these are your most hearted, least-banned […]

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Top Songs on the Slacker EQ!

As 2013 comes to a close, the artists that made the biggest impact with Slacker listeners become clear–Lorde, Imagine Dragons, Florida Georgia Line, Avicii and more. However, there are major new releases still on the way–from established stars Eminem, Britney Spears, Beyonce, Lady Gaga, and Eric Church, and more. You can track all of these […]

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