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Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga Go 'Cheek To Cheek' On New Album

The legendary crooner and pop superstar have a natural chemistry on their new collaborative album, which might introduce a new generation of pop fans to the world of jazz.

During the three-day lockdown, the government of Sierra Leone is sending teams of workers door-to-door to talk to people about how to protect themselves from Ebola. Anders Kelto/NPR hide caption

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Workers Hand Out Soap And Advice As Sierra Leone Locks Down

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Talk to Me, Talk to Me Little Willie John
Resolution [Thievery Corporation Remix] Thievery Corporation

Pro-independence demonstrators shout slogans outside the Catalan parliament on Friday in Barcelona, Spain. The Catalan parliament has approved rules for a self-determination referendum — which would violate the Spanish constitution. David Ramos/Getty Images hide caption

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Over Spain's Objections, Catalonia Plans Referendum On Independence

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Spice Up Your Life Spice Girls

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A Vulnerable Voice, Singing From Another Era

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Iron Sky Paolo Nutini
Garden of Love The Skatalites

Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis shakes hands with state Attorney General Greg Abbott after their debate in the Rio Grande Valley on Friday. Gabe Hernandez/AP hide caption

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Texas Gubernatorial Candidates Go To The Border To Court Voters

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A Hail of Bombs Red Sparowes
Burn Out The Cinematic Orchestra
Sun Smells Too Loud [Holden Remix] Mogwai

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Watch A Sweet Little Butterfly Nearly Crush A Woman's Hopes And Dreams

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Leave Me Alone New Order

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With Alibaba IPO, Yahoo Reaps A Big Reward From Risky Bet

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Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga Go 'Cheek To Cheek' On New Album

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Way You Look Tonight Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown et. al.

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