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Dinnerstein's performance in Cuba followed the release of Broadway-Lafayette, an album of piano concertos. Lisa-Marie Mazzucco/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Vince Staples onstage in Sacramento in May. Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images hide caption

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Chris Stapleton spent years writing songs for other country artists. Traveller is his first album with his own name on the cover. Becky Fluke/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Twin Danger's Vanessa Bley and Stuart Matthewman Sunny Khalsa/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Villalobos Brothers, with their combination of traditional Mexican music and lyrics inspired by modern themes, are accompanying a Frida Kahlo exhibit at the New York Botanical Garden. Candiani & Chillopa Fotografia hide caption

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Bilal's latest album is In Another Life. Kawai Matthews/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dale Watson's new album, Call Me Insane, is out now. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Wildheart is the follow-up to Miguel's 2012 breakout album, Kaleidoscope Dream. Daniel Sannwald hide caption

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Ali Shaheed Muhammad onstage during Microphone Check's live interview with Father in Atlanta in May. Amanda Greene for NPR hide caption

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The documentary What Happened, Miss Simone? explores Nina Simone's rich and complicated life. Courtesy of Peter Rodis/Netflix hide caption

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Robert Glasper's new piano trio album is called Covered. Don Q. Hannah/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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