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'I Used To Be A Dreamer': To Change The World, Souad Massi Starts With Herself

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Lucibela's debut album is a joyful celebration of her native Cape Verde, a country grappling with historical hardships. N'Krumah Lawson Daku/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Lucibela Channels The Joy Of Cape Verde On 'Laço Umbilical'

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Carlos do Carmo performs in New York for the first time at Town Hall NYC on April 7, 2018 as part of Fado Festival New York. Sachyn Mital/Courtesy of Town Hall NYC hide caption

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At 78, Carlos Do Carmo, The 'Sinatra Of Fado,' Makes His New York Debut

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Hailu Mergia performs live at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, PA. Ashley Gellman /WXPN hide caption

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Hailu Mergia On World Cafe

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Eleanor Dubinsky is one of Alt. Latino's picks for new spring music. Shervin Lainez /Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Alt.Latino's Picks For New Spring Music

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Run-D.M.C. backstage at the Grammy Awards in March 1987. The hip-hop group's 1986 album Raising Hell is one of 25 new inductees to the Library of Congress Recording Registry. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Run-DMC, Pauline Oliveros, 'Rumours,' Chic And Beethoven Added To Library Of Congress

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Clockwise from upper left: Sudan Archives, THICK, Gato Preto, Saint Sister, Surma Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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SXSW 2018 Wrap-Up: Our Favorite Discoveries And Memorable Moments

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SXSW 2018 Recap: Hip Hop, Latin Folk and Mexican Barbecue

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock features music by Jean Ritchie. George Picknow/American Folklife Center Jean Ritchie and George Picknow Collection hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Swannanoa Memories - Part 2

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