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Norah Jones in a 2002 portrait to promote Come Away With Me. Lourdes Delgado hide caption

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Norah Jones reflects on 20 years of 'Come Away With Me'

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3 songs prove just how elastic the definition of country music has become

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Composer Carlos Simon's Requiem for the Enslaved, commissioned by Georgetown University, is a reckoning with the school's troubled history. Toko Shiik/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Requiem for the Enslaved' holds a major university's truths up to the light

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For pianist Vadim Neselovskyi, Ukraine war adds urgency to his most personal work

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Angel Olsen's Big Time is on NPR Music's shortlist of the best albums out on June 3. Angela Ricciardi hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on June 3

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Kendrick Lamar looks inward on 'Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers'

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On Harry's House, Harry Styles' moods shuffle from one bassline to the next; the album feels marked by an uncanny collision of influences. Lillie Eiger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Porridge Radio's new album, Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder To The Sky, is an intense record in pursuit of uncomfortable truths. Matilda Hill Jenkins/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Max Roach's 1960 landmark 'We Insist!' proves timeless in a reissue

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