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And The Winner Of The 2016 Tiny Desk Contest Is ...

Out of more than 6,000 entries, the musician selected as the winner of the Tiny Desk Contest created something "captivating," "serpentine," "beautiful," "unusual" and "tremendous."

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So So Lovely Shigeto
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Still D.R.E. Dr. Dre
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Paper Crane Absofacto
The Man Who Took My Sunglasses Khruangbin
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Artifact Balmorhea
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To the Workers of the Rock River Valley Region, I Have an Idea ... Sufjan Stevens
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Strategies For When You're Starting Out Saddled With Student Debt

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Somewheres Jim-E Stack
Everything To Say Jim-E Stack
Spooky Couch Albert Hammond Jr.
SquabCat Sunsquabi

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Yosemite Contractor Leaves — And Takes The Landmark's Names With It

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Sahib Teri Bandi/Maki Madni The Derek Trucks Band
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Ashokan Farewell Gaelynn Lea
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