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Gil Scott-Heron artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music
December 11, 2007 Hear an interview and in-studio performance by the massively influential poet and performer.
February 6, 2010 Scott-Heron's new album, I'm New Here, is unlike anything the spoken-word artist has made.
January 21, 2008 Poet and musician Gil Scott-Heron reads from his book about the Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday.
December 30, 2011 Listening back to some of the musicians we lost in 2011.
May 28, 2011 Gil Scott-Heron's politically charged lyrics were a precursor of rap.
February 11, 2010 Many consider the singer/songwriter a forefather of modern rap.
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