Copy into your RSS Reader
Copy into your Podcast App
Pearl Jam (top left), Missy Elliott (top right), the cover of Nirvana's Nevermind (bottom right), PJ Harvey (bottom left), Jeff Mangum of Neutral Milk Hotel (center).
Courtesy of the artists
July 7, 2015 While Bob Boilen's out, Katie Presley and All Songs intern Julian Ring are replaying their favorite episodes of the podcast. Today: A look back at the '90s.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/420570434/420842083" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
Nina Revisited, an all-star tribute to Nina Simone, comes out July 10.
Ian Showell/Getty Images
July 6, 2015 The tribute, which strives to update Simone's ability to capture the hope and rage of the '60s for a contemporary audience, features six songs performed by Ms. Lauryn Hill.
Ms. Lauryn Hill performs at the Apollo Theater in Harlem.
Noam Golai/Getty Images
June 2, 2015 The two sang at the New York premiere of Netflix's new documentary, What Happened, Miss Simone?
Lauryn Hill performing on MTV: Unplugged in 2001.
Scott Gries/Getty Images
January 12, 2011 An assignment sends a sixth grader to his mom's iTunes in search of a song with a positive message.
Lauryn Hill performs in January in Sydney, Australia.
Brendon Thorne/Getty Images
June 28, 2010 Hear an interview with the singer and rapper whose voice is the story of the hip-hop generation.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/128149135/128172525" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
June 14, 2010 Laura Mam has taken the music of her Cambodian-American roots and blended it with West Coast American influences for a fresh take on American pop. Mam shares what music she has in her ear for inspiration.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/127833271/127833250" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
April 15, 2010 Canadian R&B artist Melanie Fiona tells us what musicians she's listening to. Lauren Hill and Sade are among those on her playlist.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/126017336/126017311" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
February 25, 1999 NPR's Renee Montagne has a report on last night's Grammy awards. The 41st annual Awards were handed out last night in Los Angeles. The big winners were artist Lauryn Hill and Celine Dion's "Titanic" theme. (6:25) Due to Internet rights issues, this segment has been modified from its original broadcast form.
November 5, 1998 Music reviewer Tom Moon likes the latest release from singer Lauryn Hill, called "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill." He says it's a richly-textured modern album that incorporates the influence of many important musical figures, from Stevie Wonder to Marvin Gaye to Aretha Franklin. "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill" is available on Ruffhouse/ColumbiaRecords.
NPR thanks our sponsors
Become an NPR sponsor