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After touring with Beyoncé, Divinity Roxx brings positive vibes to children's music

Beyoncé's former music director and bassist has a new children's album and book project, which she hopes will instill positivity in young listeners.

Fluid Dynamics Deeb
Theme from Endless Sunset Deeb

Smoke from the Bond Fire billows above Peltzer Pines Christmas tree farm in Orange County, Calif., on Dec. 3, 2020. Extreme weather and supply chain issues could make Christmas trees harder to come by this holiday season. Noah Berger/AP hide caption

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Why Christmas trees may be harder to find this year (and what you can do about it)

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Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree Brenda Lee
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Love, Love, Love Divinity Roxx
Detroit Marcus Miller
Beards of the Patriarchs Followed By Ghosts
Through Leaden Clouds Followed By Ghosts
Wooden Lines Tristan De Liege
Arches Tristan De Liege
The Origin Reki
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Glad I Lived Alfa Mist

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For poet Sonia Sanchez — at age 87 — there's more work to be done

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Under a Soprano Sky Sonia Sanchez
Next Lifetime [Instrumental] Erykah Badu
Hey Ya Booker T. Jones

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