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Robert Schumann wrote his Violin Concerto in 1853. Josef Kriehuber/Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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A Violin Concerto Back From Beyond The Grave

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SBTRKT: 'There's Always A Space You Can Go'

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"I think that there are moments in hip-hop culture and pop culture when we become ready for somebody to complicate our lives," says NPR's Frannie Kelley of rapper Kendrick Lamar. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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What Is It About Kendrick Lamar?

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This week, a judge in Pennsylvania moved forward with a lawsuit against the members of Led Zeppelin and their music publishers. The band is accused of plagiarism. Dario Cantatore/AP hide caption

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Did Led Zeppelin Plagiarize 'Stairway'? A Pa. Judge Will Decide

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Pandora founder Tim Westergren is a former touring musician himself, but some say the music streaming service he leads is hurting musicians more than helping. Larry Busacca/Getty Images hide caption

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James Brown performs onstage at the TAMI Show on December 29, 1964 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in California. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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James Brown On Film: An Admiring And Unflinching Look At 'Mr. Dynamite'

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A short phrase New Orleans musicians use to communicate is identical to a common mockingbird call. Sven Halling/Getty Images hide caption

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Who Sang It First? Mockingbirds And Musicians Cover Each Other In New Orleans

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Taylor Swift Sells White Noise In Canada

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Sam Hunt has written hits for both Kenny Chesney and Keith Urban. His debut album, Montevallo, is out on Oct. 27. Chase Lauer/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Are These The Next Crossover Country Stars?

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