The NPR 100 archive
Read 'Blowin' In The Wind' Still Asks The Hard Questions
October 21, 2000 – Originally written in 1962, Bob Dylan's civil rights anthem still hits hard 50 years later.
Read 'King Porter Stomp'
Listen 'Born To Run'
Read 'Porgy and Bess'
Listen 'Oye Como Va'
Watch The Story Behind 'Purple Haze'
Listen '(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay'
Listen 'Blue Moon of Kentucky'
Listen 'A Night In Tunisia'
Listen 'His Eye Is On the Sparrow'
Watch Set The Night On Fire: Behind The Doors' 'Light My Fire'
August 28, 2000 – The Doors' 1967 hit "Light My Fire" broke the mold of the conventional hit pop song.
Listen The Story Of Charlie Parker's 'Ko Ko'
August 27, 2000 – The players, the chords and the producers behind the breakneck bebop classic.