A-WA performs a quiet lullaby in a hotel room during SXSW.
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Sung in gorgeous and haunting three-part harmony, it's a song about a love that hurts.
March 20, 2016
Ladysmith Black Mambazo performs live on KEXP.
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The beloved South African mbube group, now led by founder Joseph Shabalala's son, performs for KEXP.
March 9, 2016
Rodrigo Amarante performs live at Pickathon for OPB.
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The Brazilian singer performs an upbeat song on a stage made of branches at Pickathon in Oregon.
February 2, 2016
Tiny Desk Concert with Sam Lee
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The singer found his voice by finding and preserving old British, Irish and Scottish folk songs.
September 11, 2015
A star in his native Portugal, Camané evokes melancholy with a silky baritone and elegant phrasing.
May 15, 2015
The Ukrainian acoustic quartet's music encompasses sounds and rhythms from around the world.
April 25, 2015
Stromae proved to the audience at Stubb's in Austin why he's a major star just about everywhere but the U.S.
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Watch the international superstar perform for a legion of rhapsodic fans at our SXSW showcase.
March 25, 2015
The 10-piece salsa band built its career on dance floors, where it never fails to make people move.
September 29, 2014
Rodrigo Amarante performs a Tiny Desk Concert.
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A veteran of Little Joy and Los Hermanos, Amarante makes warm, tender music as a solo artist.
August 23, 2014
About 350 musicians and even more spectators gathered on the steps of the Brooklyn Public Library on June 21 for the NPR Music-commissioned premiere of Sunny Jain's
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Watch the bliss-inducing results of this commission by NPR Music.
July 2, 2014