71 episodes

Nora Princiotti and Nathan Hubbard are two pop music enthusiasts. Together, they break down every single album from some of your favorite stars, like Taylor Swift, Adele, and Harry Styles. Topics include favorite collaborators, track five meanings, where these artists get their inspiration, and more.

Every Single Album The Ringer

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    • 4.4 • 537 Ratings

Nora Princiotti and Nathan Hubbard are two pop music enthusiasts. Together, they break down every single album from some of your favorite stars, like Taylor Swift, Adele, and Harry Styles. Topics include favorite collaborators, track five meanings, where these artists get their inspiration, and more.

    'Hit Me Hard and Soft' | Every Single Album: Billie Eilish

    'Hit Me Hard and Soft' | Every Single Album: Billie Eilish

    Nora and Nathan talk about the third studio album from Billie Eilish: 'Hit Me Hard and Soft.' They discuss how Eilish is displaying new vocal ranges in songs like 'The Greatest' and 'Birds of a Feather' (17:32), her continued collaboration with her brother Finneas and whether or not she might branch out in the future (45:14), and how many songs on this album are about her discomfort with celebrity as a young artist (56:03).

    Hosts: Nora Princiotti and Nathan Hubbard
    Producer: Kaya McMullen
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    • 1 hr 23 min
    An Eras Tour Update | Every Single Album: Taylor Swift

    An Eras Tour Update | Every Single Album: Taylor Swift

    Nora and Nathan check in on the newly revamped Eras Tour setlist. They talk about the new 'Tortured Poets Department' section of the show, and which songs Taylor Swift chose to include (1:00), which songs she decided to cut in order to make room (36:12), and why she might have decided to change up the show even though tickets have already been sold out (48:39).

    Hosts: Nora Princiotti and Nathan Hubbard
    Producer: Kaya McMullen
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    • 1 hr 12 min
    ‘Radical Optimism’ | Every Single Album: Dua Lipa

    ‘Radical Optimism’ | Every Single Album: Dua Lipa

    Nora and Nathan are here to review and discuss Dua Lipa’s third album, 'Radical Optimism.' They start by talking about their journey with Dua Lipa (2:13). Then they get into the album, starting with what they think the biggest hit is (18:52). During their breakdown of the album, they talk about the best song, what they are cutting, and much more. They wrap up by discussing the collaborators on this album and what the next album appetizer is (1:00:41).
    Hosts: Nora Princiotti and Nathan Hubbard
    Producer: Isaiah Blakely
    Additional Production Supervision: Kaya McMullen
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    • 1 hr 23 min
    'The Tortured Poets Department' Wrap-Up, and the Power of 'Espresso' | Every Single Album: Taylor Swift

    'The Tortured Poets Department' Wrap-Up, and the Power of 'Espresso' | Every Single Album: Taylor Swift

    Nora and Nathan give a few final thoughts about 'The Tortured Poets Department,' including what the charts can tell us about how people are listening to this album (1:00), and whether Taylor Swift albums can be properly reviewed anymore (34:25). Then, they talk about Sabrina Carpenter's song 'Espresso,' and how she's poised to be one of our next biggest pop stars (48:08).

    Hosts: Nora Princiotti and Nathan Hubbard
    Producer: Kaya McMullen
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    • 1 hr 4 min
    The ‘Tortured Poets Department’ Mailbag | Every Single Album: Taylor Swift

    The ‘Tortured Poets Department’ Mailbag | Every Single Album: Taylor Swift

    The Tortured Podcasters Department meets again, this time to open up the mailbag! Nora and Nathan answer a bunch of listener questions about whether their opinion has changed on any songs, what they want to hear next from Taylor, and much more (4:13). Then they answer rapid-fire questions, including one about how they think Taylor will incorporate this album into her tour (59:00).

    Hosts: Nora Princiotti and Nathan Hubbard
    Producers: Isaiah Blakely and Kaya McMullen
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    • 1 hr 21 min
    'The Tortured Poets Department' | Every Single Album: Taylor Swift

    'The Tortured Poets Department' | Every Single Album: Taylor Swift

    It's the inaugural meeting of the Tortured Podcasters Department. Nora and Nathan discuss the rollout for this album and how Taylor Swift releasing an entire second album worth of bonus tracks affected it's reception (1:00), whether or not "Fortnight" is going to be the biggest hit off of this album (24:06), how Swift is grappling with her level of fame on a lot of the songs on this record (57:12), and the many, many, many easter eggs that are sprinkled throughout this album (1:17:32).

    Hosts: Nora Princiotti and Nathan Hubbard
    Producer: Kaya McMullen
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    • 2 hr 18 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
537 Ratings

537 Ratings

dollyllama86 ,

Red note

Hey Nora was talking about the Revenge dress of Lady Di’s and i wanted to point out that lady Di started dating Prince Charles at age 20…and Charles was considerably older than she was…13 years older…

Chigirl74 ,

Nora laugh-talks

Nora laughs while speaking and cuts Nathan off constantly. It’s headache inducing listening to someone laugh-speaking at a much louder volume than their cohost.

frostygalll ,

Sometimes it’s just Word Salad

I mostly enjoy this podcast, but sometimes it feels like it’s the definition of “you just said a whole lot while also saying nothing at all”. I feel like the points made could be simplified and cut down a looooot and it’d be a much more enjoyable listening experience, but I find myself skipping whole sections.

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