Laura Izibor: Dublin's Smoky Soul Singer

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Introducing the new soul of Ireland: Laura Izibor, a 22-year-old, smoky-voiced soul singer from Dublin who is set to conquer America. Guy Raz talks with Izibor about her songs, about opening for Aretha Franklin and about growing up black in Ireland.

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