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The Best Music Of 2014
12:20 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Public Radio's 10 Breakout Artists Of 2014

Niia was a favorite find on KCRW this year.
Courtesy of the artist

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Holiday Music
12:04 pm
Mon December 15, 2014

Festivo Alt.Latino: Cantigas In Concert

Cantigas performs live in NPR's Studio 1.
Colin Marshall NPR

For this edition of our holiday special we turn to the healing and uplifting power of the human voice with the Washington, D.C.-based group, Cantigas. The group's 25 members assembled in NPR's Studio 1 in front of a live audience to present an eclectic mix of songs and rhythms from Mexico, Spain, Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Cuba and Puerto Rico–the home country of its artistic director, Diana Sáez.

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All Songs Considered
10:19 am
Mon December 15, 2014

Hear The First New D'Angelo Album In 15 Years

D'Angelo has just released his first album in 15 years, Black Messiah.
Vallery Jean FilmMagic

Originally published on Mon December 15, 2014 10:47 am

We woke up to a world with a new D'Angelo album, his first in almost 15 years. For lovers of R&B and soul — hell, for lovers of music that transcends — this is unreal.

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Music Interviews
6:47 am
Sun December 14, 2014

Jazz Saxophonist Jimmy Greene Plays Tribute To His Slain Daughter

Originally published on Sun December 14, 2014 11:18 am

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Music Articles
1:03 am
Sun December 14, 2014

Charli XCX's Stockholm Scream Led To One Big 'Sucker'

"I just sort of screamed into a microphone for ages," the British pop singer Charli XCX says of the time leading up to Sucker.
Bella Howard Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Sun December 14, 2014 1:50 pm

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