NPR Music's Ann Powers (right) interviews musicians (from left) Mike McCready of Pearl Jam, Alynda Lee Segarra of Hurray for the Riff Raff, Sharon Jones and Meshell Ndegeocello at the EMP Pop Conference in Seattle. Brady Harvey hide caption

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Sharon Jones, Mike McCready, Meshell Ndegocello And Alynda Lee Segarra On Stage
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Sharon Jones' new album with the Dap-Kings, Give the People What They Want, comes out Jan. 14. Kyle Dean Reinford/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'No Music, No Headphones': Sharon Jones On Getting Through Cancer
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Give the People What They Want, Sharon Jones' new album with The Dap-Kings, comes out Jan. 14. Paul McGeiver/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Give the People What They Want
<em>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</em>

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Sasquatch 2011: Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings, Live In Concert
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Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings: Newport Folk 2010
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Listeners Pick 2010's Best Music (So Far)
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Sharon Jones leads the Brooklyn-based funk and soul band The Dap-Kings, whose music mixes percussion, trumpets, guitar, organs, bass and Jones' sultry vocals. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings: A Little Funk And Soul
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Listen Now: Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings In Concert
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