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Pop and R&B singer Raveena's latest, Asha's Awakening, is on our shortlist of the best albums out on Feb. 11. Furmaan Ahmed/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The top 5 albums out on Feb. 11

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On a new album, 'Heterosexuality,' Shamir tackles the trauma of being oneself

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Upper left: Shamir; upper middle: Frank Turner; Upper right: Keeley Forsyth; middle: Anaïs Mitchell; bottom: Midlake Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Shamir, Midlake, Anaïs Mitchell, Janis Ian, more

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Clockwise from upper left: Mitski, Shamir, Cate LeBon, Big Thief Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Mitski, Cate Le Bon, Big Thief, Shamir, more

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Shamir On World Cafe

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Clockwise from upper left: Beabadoobee, Fleet Foxes, Kurt Vile, Shamir, Darlingside Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Fleet Foxes, Kurt Vile With John Prine, Shamir, Beabadoobee, More

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Clockwise from upper left: Gracie and Rachel, A.O. Gerber, Shamir, Hania Rani Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: H.E.R., Shamir, Gracie And Rachel, More

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Tiny Desk Concert with Shamir Lani Milton/NPR hide caption

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Shamir: Tiny Desk Concert

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Shamir's dance music has gospel, country, and disco influences, but it's his androgynous voice that surprises most people. Ruvan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Wear Your Imperfections On Your Sleeve': A Moment With Shamir

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Top row, left to right: Soak, Little Simz, Andy Shauf; Bottom row, left to right: Bully, Dale Watson, Kero Kero Bonito Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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SXSW 2015 Music Preview

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01On The Regular

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    On The Regular
    Album
    On The Regular
    Artist
    Shamir
    Label
    XL
    Released
    2014

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