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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 08:14:00 -0400The singer-songwriter entered NPR Music's contest with the song "¿Cómo Hacer?" She says it expresses her emotions about being unable to return to her family back home in Mexico.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 11:44:57 -0400Charley Pride, one of the first African-American stars in country music, has sold more records for RCA than anyone not named Elvis Presley.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 08:00:16 -0400Keep up with the latest and greatest new music with World Cafe's Spotify playlist, updated weekly.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 07:45:36 -0400The folk-blues singer describes her creative process as "receiving" a song. "It usually starts with one voice," she says, "And as soon as I hear one, then 500 more come in and surround it."
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with NPR Music editors Jacob Ganz and Andrew Flanagan about the latest in music news — a new album by the late Chuck Berry, the streaming service SoundCloud survives bankruptcy, the curious case of a hoaxster and the latest from Kendrick Lamar.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:23:00 -0400The eclectic Brooklyn singer's new album, Regina, takes inspiration from Queens of all kinds — historical, mythological and the one led by Freddie Mercury.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:41:00 -0400In a clever twist on the "lyric video" trend, the words to Future Islands' new song are signed by ASL interpreter Jonathan Lamberton.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:41:00 -0400The song appears in Sunday night's episode.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:01:00 -0400The new song from the acclaimed rapper, which takes aim at phony rappers and President Trump alike, climaxes with the revelation of his next album's April 7 release date.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:00:15 -0400The Nashville-based songwriter recorded a few tracks at this year's 30A Songwriters Festival in Florida, including this quietly hopeful love song.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:14:00 -0400This week, we visit the new Disney live-action adaptation of Beauty And The Beast, and we all report back from Austin about the happenings at South By Southwest.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:01:00 -0400Lydia Ainsworth, Phoebe Bridgers, L.A. Salami, Valerie June, Let's Eat Grandma and others sing us quiet songs on hotel beds and in art installations during SXSW.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:00:15 -0400In the Optic Obscura installation at SXSW, Hakim sings some psychedelic soul music for outer-space performed in a room that looks like outer-space.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:57:49 -0400The Los Angeles duo makes escapist, vocal-heavy dance music inspired by the city's surreal nightlife. Vérité sings on the deep and flirty new single.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:00:15 -0400On The Spark, due out May 19, the band's acoustic folk-rock sound is shot through with nervy, hellfire-and-brimstone intensity.