Dedicated: Side B — an album review and analysis of Carly Rae Jepsen’s new release

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Carly Rae Jepsen dropped one of the stronger pop albums of 2019 with Dedicated, which saw her musically charting the progression of a relationship from its beginnings to its natural conclusion. On that record, she ventured out from her usual sweet spot of scrapbooking various high points and low points of relationships that never seemed reciprocated…