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Lil Baby On Taking Music Apart To See 'The Bigger Picture'

The 25-year-old trap titan discusses his songwriting process, his experience in the criminal justice system and why, even as one of the biggest rappers alive, he doesn't believe he's made it just yet.

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Catherine Flowers is the founding director of the Alabama Center for Rural Enterprise. She recently received one of the MacArthur Foundation's 2020 Genius Grants. John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation hide caption

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MacArthur 'Genius' Brings National Attention To Local Fight Against Sewage Failures

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DeSelby The Water
Vikings The Water
Robespierre Gifts from Enola
Red-Eye The Album Leaf
Krakatoa Berry Weight

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Lil Baby On Taking Music Apart To See 'The Bigger Picture'

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The Bigger Picture Lil Baby
Sauce God (Instrumental) Victorino Victomous
Our Nights Unwed Sailor
Ruby's Wishes Unwed Sailor
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Artist Don Becker creates automatons after being laid off from his job during the pandemic. This mechanical sculpture features a woodcutter being thwarted by trees. Barry Gordemer/NPR hide caption

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Automatons Keep Gears Turning In D.C. Artist's Brain During The Pandemic

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Hold On The Deer Tracks
Prologue The Deer Tracks
Sand & Stone Frameworks
Imagine Gold Frameworks
Contradiction's Maze (Instrumental) Oddisee
That's Love (Instrumental) Oddisee
Deep Henderson Nick Hollywood

On Tuesday, the Department of Justice and 11 Republican state attorneys general filed an antitrust suit against Google, accusing it of being a "monopoly gatekeeper for the internet." SOPA Images/LightRocket via Gett hide caption

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Arkansas AG On Google Antitrust Suit: 'I Don't Want What Google Says Is Best'

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Purdue Pharma headquarters in Stamford, Conn., in 2019. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, and its owners, the Sackler family, have faced hundreds of lawsuits over the company's alleged role in the opioid epidemic that has killed more than 200,000 Americans. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Purdue Pharma Reaches $8B Opioid Deal With Justice Department Over OxyContin Sales

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