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World Cafe Culture Corner: David Bowie in Philadelphia

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A detail from the cover of David Bowie's album Hunky Dory, first released in 1971. Originally released by RCA Records hide caption

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Originally released by RCA Records

NPR 50: The long tail of David Bowie's explosive 'Hunky Dory'

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Painting by David Bowie on auction. Cowley Abbott hide caption

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A David Bowie Painting That Sold For $4 At A Thrift Store Is Now Up For Auction

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Los Angeles, January 1971: A pre-glam David Bowie jams at a party. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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Celebrating NPR's 50th On World Cafe

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Justin Bieber, photographed during the 2018 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game at Los Angeles Convention Center on February 16, 2018. Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images hide caption

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Nile Rodgers speaks onstage during the 2019 SXSW Conference and Festivals in Austin, Texas. The soul and disco legend spoke with World Cafe host Talia Schlanger while in London. Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for SXSW hide caption

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Nile Rodgers On World Cafe

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David Bowie performs in character as Ziggy Stardust, in a 1973 show in London. Gijsbert Hanekroot/Redferns/Getty Images hide caption

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For the second time, Adele swept the major categories at the Grammys, winning Album, Song and Record of the Year. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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2017 Grammy Awards: Adele Upsets Beyoncé, Chance Arrives, Politics Pop (Slightly)

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Cultural critic Wesley Morris says George Michael's music video for the song "Faith" was boundary-pushing. "You are allowed to look at this body in a way that you weren't allowed to look at Elvis' when he danced," Morris says. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On The Men Who Rattled Pop's Gender Rules — And What It Means To Lose Them Now

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