Becca Stevens says her new album, Perfect Animal, ended up "exactly how it was meant to be." Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Tillery. L-R: Rebecca Martin, Gretchen Parlato, Becca Stevens. John Rogers for NPR/johnrogersnyc.com hide caption

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