An in-depth analysis and review of positions, Ariana Grande’s sixth studio album

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Ariana Grande delivered a stunning announcement in early October: her sixth studio album was finished. Though there were signs Grande had concluded recordings, such as tweeting about delivering her final mixes, it was still a shock to fans as she had only wrapped up her last album’s era in mid-2019. That album — thank u, next — had only come about six…