Tiny Desk Intimate concerts, recorded live at the desk of All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen.
Tiny Desk

Tiny Desk

Intimate video performances, recorded live at the desk of All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen

Lee Ann Womack performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Jan. 15, 2018 (Claire Harbage/NPR). Claire Harbarge/NPR hide caption

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Lee Ann Womack

The Nashville star brought some good old country music stories to the Tiny Desk.

Vagabon performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Jan. 31, 2018 (Jenna Sterner/NPR). Jenna Sterner/NPR hide caption

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Vagabon

Laetitia Tamko, the artist known as Vagabon, is a 25-year-old, Cameroon-born musician with a big, tenor voice just bursting with new musical ideas.

Big Daddy Kane performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Jan. 8, 2018 (Claire Harbage/NPR). Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Big Daddy Kane

One of the greatest to ever bless the mic treated the Tiny Desk audience to an office block party.

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Betsayda Machado y Parranda El Clavo

The Afro-Venezuelan collective brings the boisterous parranda sound to the Tiny Desk.

Nick Hakim performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Dec. 13, 2018 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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Nick Hakim

The music of Nick Hakim occupies a space and time that feels out of this world, with songs that explore the quietude of inner thoughts.

Marlon Williams performs a Tiny Desk Concert on August 2, 2017. (Photo: Liam James Doyle/NPR) Liam James Doyle/NPR hide caption

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Marlon Williams

Marlon Williams has a heart-stopping voice, is in love with a good, traditional blues or country tune, and writes songs about vampires and horror films.

The Crossrhodes performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Dec. 1, 2017 (Jenna Sterner/NPR). Jenna Sterner/NPR hide caption

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The Crossrhodes

The Crossrhodes showed up to the Tiny Desk with game faces on, bringing with it a locally cultivated, globally appreciated energy.

Ibeyi performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 1, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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Ibeyi

Lisa-Kaindé and Naomi Díaz never fail to mesmerize. Watch the twin sisters perform a four-song set at the Tiny Desk.

Hurray For the Riff Raff performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 20, 2017 (Claire Harbage/NPR). Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Hurray For The Riff Raff

The music of Hurray For The Riff Raff builds bridges, unites people and forms communities. It's a spirit singer Alynda Segarra and the rest of the band bring to this memorable Tiny Desk performance.

Vicente García performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Oct. 4, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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Vicente García

This under-the-radar singer from the Dominican Republic is starting to turn some heads. You'll see why in this Tiny Desk performance.

Alice Smith performs a Tiny Desk Concert on August 9, 2017. (Photo: Liam James Doyle/NPR) Liam James Doyle/NPR hide caption

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Alice Smith

The beloved singer-songwriter premiered three new songs while turning NPR's headquarters into a Harlem speakeasy.

Jamila Woods performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 14, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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Jamila Woods

In three songs celebrating black ancestry and self-love, Woods demonstrated just how adept she is at creating songs rich with philosophical meaning that also move and groove.

Barbara Hannigan performs a Tiny Desk concert on Nov. 15, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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Barbara Hannigan

Eavesdrop on a beautiful recital of German songs from fin de siècle Vienna, when music was transitioning from the swells of romanticism to the uncharted waters of modernism.

George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic perform a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 3, 2017 (Christina Ascani/NPR). Christina Ascani/NPR hide caption

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George Clinton & The P-Funk All Stars

George Clinton brought his family, both immediate and extended, to the Tiny Desk for a set of classic cosmic slop.