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Jade Jackson On World Cafe

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The new documentary Can't Stop Won't Stop tells the story of Sean Combs' Bad Boy Records around a 2016 concert that reunited some of the label's stars. Carlos Araujo/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Can't Stop, Won't Stop': Bad Boy Records Was A Generation's Soundtrack

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Aldous Harding released her debut Party, produced by John Parish, this May on 4AD. Rafael Barker/Courtesy of the photographer hide caption

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Guest DJ: Aldous Harding

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Girlpool On World Cafe

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(Sandy) Alex G plays live in the World Cafe performance studio. Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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(Sandy) Alex G On World Cafe

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Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah performs live at WXPN's Non-COMMvention in Philadelphia, Pa., in May 2017. Emma Silverstone/WXPN hide caption

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Christian Scott aTunde Ajduah On World Cafe

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Beth Ditto's first solo album, Fake Sugar, is out now. Mary McCartney/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Beth Ditto On 'Fake Sugar' And Sweet Memories

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Jason Haaheim is principal timpanist with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. Justin Haaheim/Courtesy of Jason Haaheim hide caption

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Meet The Nanotechnologist Behind The Timpani At The Met

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Jason Isbell's new album with the 400 Unit, The Nashville Sound, is named after the unique 1960s production style Chet Atkins helped craft in Nashville's RCA Studio A. Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Jason Isbell Forges His Own 'Nashville Sound'

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Four years after her hit debut, Pure Heroine, Lorde returns with a new album, Melodrama, out Friday. Annabel Edwards/NPR hide caption

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Lorde On Dialing Out And Turning Inward

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South African legend Miriam Makeba performing at Zaire 74. The performances of the African artists on the 1974 music festival's lineup have been unearthed for a new live album. Courtesy of Stewart Levine hide caption

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Before The Rumble In The Jungle, Music Rang Out At Zaire 74

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Rhiannon Giddens' latest solo album is Freedom Highway. Tanya Rosen-Jones/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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World Cafe Nashville: Rhiannon Giddens

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Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm, with Steve Jordan on drums, perform live at WXPN's 2017 Non-COMMvention in Philadelphia, Pa. John Vettese /WXPN hide caption

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Robert Cray and Steve Jordan On World Cafe

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"If you hear the music, you don't have to be there looking at somebody's body," Sonny Rollins says. "His music is here. All the time." John Abbott/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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After 7 Decades, Sonny Rollins Can't Get Music Off His Mind

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"I was very scared to enter this business knowing what I want to give of myself," ALA.NI says. "It's extremely lonely." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Don't Call It Nostalgia: ALA.NI's Done This For Years

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The members of Paramore (from left: Taylor York, Hayley Williams and Zac Farro) pair upbeat '80s sounds with bleak lyrics on After Laughter. Lindsey Byrnes/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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When Times Are Hard, Paramore Calls On '80s Pep

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Glen Campbell's daughter Ashley played banjo on his final album, Adiós. Henry Diltz/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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With Help From Friends And Family, Glen Campbell Says 'Adiós'

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