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Jamila Woods Enchants Us In Tiny Desk Concert

Jamila Woods‘ Heavn was one of my personal favorite projects of 2016. The 20-track album was a tender and inspirational ode to Black womanhood from its defiant tracks like “Very Blk” and “In My Name” to its use of the Assata chant and recollections of childhood hand games. The tracks still feel as fresh and…

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Tyler, The Creator Adds Color and Charisma to NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert Series

There’s just something incredibly special about Tyler, The Creator that can’t be denied. The artist/musician/designer is not only an amazing talent in music, but a purveyor of positive energy and cool vibes by action. That’s why NPR’s latest Tiny Desk Concert further endears him to us just when we deemed it impossible to love him…

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Noname Performs Fan Favorites for NPR’s Tiny Desk Series

Chicago native Noname stopped by the NPR offices to spread what we have come to know as her magic. She took over the Tiny Desk Concert series to perform several fan favorites including those from her 2016 mixtape, Telefone. Accompanied by a four-piece band, the poised emcee effortlessly ran through a track list that included “Diddy…

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Watch Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals Take Part In An ‘NPR’ “Tiny Desk” Concert

Anderson .Paak has created a name for himself this past year, performing across the world with his band of friends under the moniker The Free Nationals. We have seen the LA singer-songwriter’s career blossom as he brings much needed groove to the music scene. Anderson .Paak and The Free Nationals appear on NPR‘s “Tiny Desk Concert”…

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Watch: Gregory Porter’s Flooring “Tiny Desk” Performance for ‘NPR’

Jazz’s expertly, soulful vocalist Gregory Porter wowed fans with his 2012 sophmore project, Be Good. In 2013 when he followed up with Liquid Spirit, it became obvious that Porter’s unerring vocal mastery was truly second to none. Just when it seemed like he couldn’t possibly top himself, Take Me to the Alley was released earlier…

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