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'Tapestry'

King started out as a songwriter with her husband, but it wasn't until after her divorce that she began to sing her own songs and when she did, she sold 15 million copies.

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The Story Of Marvin Gaye's 'What's Going On'

Marvin Gaye's classic faced the forces shaping American culture at the beginning of the '70s.

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'Rock Around The Clock'

In 1954, a square-looking country singer from the suburbs of Philadelphia named Bill Haley recorded the song that became a countdown to a new musical era.

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'Fire And Rain'

Taylor discusses the iconic song's inspiration, composition, and why he reaches for the radio dial when it comes on.

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