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Bettye LaVette On Mountain Stage
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'Yours and Mine' by The Dynamites feat. Charles Walker and Bettye LaVette
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Listen Now
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Betty LaVette In Studio at WFUV
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Isn't It A Pity
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Audio Only: Bettye LaVette's Tiny Desk Concert
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Bettye LaVette didn't grow up listening to the music she reinterprets on her new album. Instead, she listened to R&B. Carol Friedman hide caption

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Bettye LaVette Re-Imagines 'The British Rock Songbook'
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Bettye LaVette's Journey To The National Stage
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Somebody Pick Up My Pieces
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