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Emily Haines On World Cafe

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Rag 'N' Bone Man On World Cafe

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JD McPherson On World Cafe

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Rainbow, Kesha's first album since the start of her legal battle with former producer Dr. Luke in 2016 after she accused him of sexual and emotional abuse, is a document of an artist taking reclaiming her story. Ian West/PA Images via Getty Images hide caption

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World Cafe Nashville: Penny & Sparrow

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All Songs Considered: The Year In Music 2017

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Ranking Roger of The English Beat, performing in May 28, 1983. The group's rework of Smokey Robinson and The Miracles' "The Tears of a Clown" reimagined the sterling soul hit as a bouncing slice of ska. Paul Natkin/Getty Images hide caption

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Xylouris White On World Cafe

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Luna On World Cafe

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Victoria Williams performs during Stagecoach: California's Country Music Festival in 2010. The singer continues to make music despite being diagnosed with MS more than 20 years ago. Michael Buckner/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Resilience Of Victoria Williams

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