publication date: Friday, February 6, 2015 (part of Winter 2015)

category: Music

clue: This singer is the intersection between Taylor Swift, Naughty Boy, and Tom Petty.

explanation: Smith sang duets in concert with Swift, appeared on a hit single with Naughty Boy, and shared songwriting credit with Tom Petty after similarities in their songs were discovered. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, and Mike Rothstein


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