Fresh Air Hosted by Terry Gross, Fresh Air from WHYY is the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues. One of public radio's most popular programs, Fresh Air features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.

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Fresh Air for April 30, 2016

Questlove's previous books include Mo' Meta Blues and Soul Train. He also teaches a class about classic albums at New York University. Ben Watts/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Questlove; 'Elvis & Nixon'; Tom Hanks

Fresh Air Weekend: Questlove; 'Elvis & Nixon'; Tom Hanks

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Fresh Air for April 29, 2016

Fresh Air for April 28, 2016

Jerrod Carmichael (shown with actress Amber Stevens West) says that the family debates on The Carmichael Show are inspired by real life. "I grew up in a household that's very argumentative," he explains. Chris Haston/NBC hide caption

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If 'Carmichael Show' Topics Feel Uncomfortable, That's Because They're Real

If 'Carmichael Show' Topics Feel Uncomfortable, That's Because They're Real

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Fresh Air for April 27, 2016

Questlove's previous books include Mo' Meta Blues and Soul Train. He also teaches a class about classic albums at New York University. Ben Watts/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Questlove On Prince, Doo-Wop And The Food Equivalent Of The 'Mona Lisa'

Questlove On Prince, Doo-Wop And The Food Equivalent Of The 'Mona Lisa'

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Fresh Air for April 26, 2016

Tom Hanks plays an American businessman on an assignment in the middle of the Saudi Arabian desert in A Hologram for the King, which is based on a novel by Dave Eggers. Roadside Attractions hide caption

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Tom Hanks Says Self-Doubt Is 'A High-Wire Act That We All Walk'

Tom Hanks Says Self-Doubt Is 'A High-Wire Act That We All Walk'

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