The ongoing pursuit of hooking up and picking up. The one problems stands, what do you say to initiate conversation? You've either got it, or you don't but we've put together a manual to help you along the way We have you covered, we've scoured our record collections and late night party playlists and taken the advice from some of our favourite artists from R'n'B and Hip Hop. From Usher to Drake. Rihanna to Lil Kim. Snoop Dogg to Shaggy... Take inspiration from the smoothest criminals. Good luck partner. Illustrations from Alexandra Beguez.