Joanna Newsom's previous albums include The Milk-Eyed Mender and Ys. Annabel Mehran hide caption

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'Have One': From Joanna Newsom, A Generous Thing

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Johnny Cash in 2002, at producer Rick Rubin's recording studio in Los Angeles. Cash died on Sept. 12, 2003. Martyn Atkins hide caption

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Voice From The Darkness: Johnny Cash's Final Record

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Josh Thompson's Good Ol' Country Debut

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Hot Chip formed in 2000 around the core duo of Alexis Taylor (second from left) and Joe Goddard (far left). Bevis Martin and Charlie Youle hide caption

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Hot Chip Brings Romance To The Dance Floor

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Galactic: The Funk Is Always Pushing Forward

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'Transference' Adds Layers To Spoon's Sound

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The Magnetic Fields' Hard-Headed 'Realism'

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In addition to Stronger With Each Tear, Mary J. Blige recently recorded music for the movie soundtrack to Precious. Kevin Winter/Getty hide caption

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Mary J. Blige: Soul 'Stronger' Than Music

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Ken Tucker's Top 10 Recordings Of 2009

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After Feels Like Home and Not Too Late, Norah Jones' The Fall is a step in the right direction. hide caption

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The 'Fall' Experiment: Breaking Old Habits

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Susan Boyle's Easygoing 'Dream' Of A Debut

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'Texas Sheiks': A Tribute to Traditional Americana

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Strong And Simple As A 'Shadow On The Ground'

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La Roux: Full-Throated Ardor, Calibrated To Please

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Is Dylan's Heart Really In This 'Christmas'?

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