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Khalid's Timeless Pop Anthems For American Teens

On his breakthrough debut album, American Teen, Khalid Robinson proves that the emotional turbulence of youth can be timeless. Michel Martin talks to him and his biggest influence: his mom.

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Khalid's Timeless Pop Anthems For American Teens

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