Macy Gray

NPR's Elizabeth Blair reports on the next big thing, singer Macy Gray. She's got the buzz, with raves from magazines like the The New Yorker, Rolling Stone and Vibe. Talk magazine had her entertain at its big opening party. She calls her music "new soul," and she's being compared with the likes of Billie Holiday and Janis Joplin. (6:38) (Macy Gray On How Life Is is available on the Sony/Epic label)

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