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Darlene Love's new album, Introducing Darlene Love, is out September 18th. Christopher Logan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

Allow Her To Reintroduce Herself: A Moment With Darlene Love

One of pop's great survivors, Love has been making music for 50 years — and it only took a few decades for people to learn her name.

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I Wonder Kanye West
Fast Life Christian Rich
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For Prolific Author Percival Everett, The Wilderness Is A Place Of Clarity

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Future People Alabama Shakes

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Allow Her To Reintroduce Herself: A Moment With Darlene Love

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Sweet Freedom Darlene Love
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Sweet Freedom
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Introducing Darlene Love
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When The Impossible Is No Obstacle: A Triumph Fit For A 'Ninja'

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Buster Voodoo Rodrigo y Gabriela
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Sing to the Moon Laura Mvula
Mystic Eyes Van Morrison & Them
Faithful Meshell Ndegeocello