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The Life And Legacy Of Aretha Franklin: An All Songs Considered Remembrance

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Mitski's Be The Cowboy is on our shortlist for the best albums out on Aug. 17. Bao Ngo/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday For Aug. 17: Seven Albums You Should Hear Now

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Encore Episode: Hallelujah! The Songs We Should Retire

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The Band's Robbie Robertson Looks Back On 50 Years Of 'Music From Big Pink'

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Diana Krall and Tony Bennett released the song "Fascinating Rhythm" ahead of their upcoming album. Mark Seliger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Listen to Diana Krall and Tony Bennett's "Fascinating Rhythm"

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