The NPR 100 archive
Read The Inspiring Force Of 'We Shall Overcome'
Read The Story Of 'A Love Supreme'
Listen The Story Of Woody Guthrie's 'This Land Is Your Land'
July 3, 2000 – Folklorist Nick Spitzer tells the story of Woody Guthrie's leftist national anthem.
Listen One Record, Two Hits And A Rock 'n' Roll Revolution
January 10, 2000 – Hear the stories behind 1956's "Hound Dog" and "Don't Be Cruel," Elvis Presley's two biggest hits.
Watch The Story Of Stevie Wonder's 'Talking Book'
Listen 'Rapper's Delight'
Listen 'White Christmas'
Listen 'Symphony of Psalms'
Listen 'I Walk The Line'
Listen Can Ya Dig It? Still Down With 'Shaft'
Listen 'The Wizard Of Oz'
Listen 'Gone With the Wind'
December 17, 2000 – Steiner's work is instantly recognizable and emblematic of both musical scoring and cinema itself.
Listen 'Wildwood Flower'