Iris Dement performs at the 2013 Newport Folk Festival. Meagan Beauchemin/NPR hide caption

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Iris DeMent performs live on Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser /Mountain Stage hide caption

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Iris DeMent's new album is titled Sing the Delta. Pieta Brown/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sing the Delta is Iris DeMent's first album of new songs in 16 years. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Iris DeMent's Emotionally Complex 'Sing The Delta'

Sing the Delta is the roots-folk singer-songwriter's first album of new songs in 16 years.

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