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September 2, 2010 MC Lyte has been an inspiration to many, many women. Who inspires you?

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Sonny Rollins on the cover of John Abbott's 'Saxophone Colossus: A Portrait of Sonny Rollins.'

December 3, 2010 Kevin Whitehead picks CDs, books and a DVD for the jazz lover on your list this holiday season.

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The cover of Dinah Jams

August 1, 2001 Dinah James is the result of the influential singer's memorable jam session with Clifford Brown.

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The cover of Unforgettable

August 1, 2001 The album conjures up 1960s images of supper clubs, cocktail dresses, and suits with skinny ties.

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August 29, 2004 Biographer Nadine Cohodas talks about the singer's life and music.

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BBQ Ribs - iStock (300)

July 15, 2009 Toss everything on the grill and get down with these grill-friendly jazz tunes.

Broken Heart.

February 11, 2008 Hear heartbreaking songs of love lost, performed by some of the greatest jazz singers of all time.

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Chopin

Frederic Chopin

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Gillian Welch

Gillian Welch

Enjoy archival interviews and performances from the folk revivalist.

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Spoon

Spoon

Music, live concerts and interviews with the pop-rock band.

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela

Hear and watch exclusive performances from the guitar-playing Mexican duo.

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Bon Iver

Bon Iver

Hear concerts and interviews with the atmospheric art-folk singer.

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Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus

Hear performances and profiles of the jazz innovator's work.

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Emerson String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet

Hear essential recordings and performances from the lauded quartet.

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

NPR Music explores the life and voice of the passionate Qawwali singer.

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Wye Oak

Wye Oak

Exclusive performances from the pop duo from Baltimore.

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M.I.A.

M.I.A.

Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire

Hear concerts and interviews with the grandiose art-rock band.

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Queen: The Music of Dinah Washington

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The Fabulous Miss D: The Keynote, Decca, & Mercury Singles 1943-1953

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  • Album: The Fabulous Miss D: The Keynote, Decca, & Mercury Singles 1943-1953
  • Artist: Dinah Washington
  • Released: 2010
 

Billy Martin's Life on Drums

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Treme: Music from the HBO Original Series, Season 1

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  • Album: Treme: Music from the HBO Original Series, Season 1
  • Artist: Various Artists
  • Released: 2010
 

Dinah Jams

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Unforgettable

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