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How Kendrick Lamar’s “Auntie Diaries” Helped Music Engineer Emerson Mancini Come Out

When mastering engineer Emerson Mancini works on an album, he typically doesn’t listen closely to the lyrics during his first session. But as he engineered Kendrick Lamar’s “Auntie Diaries,” from the album Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers, Mancini had an emotional reaction to the words Lamar recited.  “My auntie is a man now/I think […]