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Ben Johnston Hears The Notes Between The Notes

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Ann Powers On George Michael's Radical Impact

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George Michael, Singer Of 'Freedom '90,' 'Faith,' 'Last Christmas,' Dies At 53

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The 'Jingle Bells' Song Has Roots In Minstrelsy

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"I was in the federal prison system, and people in there stay tuned to NPR," Gucci Mane says. "I know that they're going to hear this." Jonathan Mannion/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Gucci Mane Is Happy, Healthy — And Productive As Ever

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Musicians Lydia Liza and Josiah Lemanski created a version of "Baby, It's Cold Outside" with updated lyrics that emphasize consent. Nate Ryan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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One More Time, With Consent: 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Gets An Update

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Over 400 musicians participated in this 2003 TubaChristmas event in Chicago. Tim Boyle/Getty Images hide caption

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At TubaChristmas, An Underdog Instrument Shines

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Joe Ligon of The Mighty Clouds of Joy performs in Nashville in 2013. "He was the type of singer that would never sit down until he had torn the house up," says gospel singer Pastor Shirley Caesar. Rick Diamond/Getty Images for IEBA hide caption

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'He Was Just That Anointed': Remembering Gospel Star Joe Ligon

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The Tiny Desk Contest Is Back!

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