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All Songs Considered

Love Songs You Love To Love

In honor of Valentine's Day, we asked for your ideal romantic songs. On this week's All Songs Considered, we count down the 10 most popular tunes that make you swoon.

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A Property Battle On Music Row Draws A Crowd

After decades hosting country greats, RCA Studio A is in jeopardy — and there are local music titans on both sides of the fight.

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Ben Folds Five On World Cafe

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The wildly popular pianist and his re-formed band join host David Dye for a four-song set in the World Cafe studio.

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Ben Folds On World Cafe

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Folds' energetic piano rock endures on a new three-disc retrospective. Here, he visits World Cafe to talk about nurturing young singers on the a cappella competition show The Sing-Off.

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