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Maybelle Carter, The Mother Of Popular Country Music

With her family bands, Maybelle Carter — shown here, sitting, with her daughters June, Anita and Helen — helped create the sound of modern country music.Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Imageshide caption

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Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings' 'Soul Of A Woman' Is A Testament To Fortitude

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings' final album, Soul of a Woman, is available now.Jacob Blickenstaff /Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings' 'Soul Of A Woman' Is A Testament To Fortitude

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How Marcia Griffiths' 'Naturally' Made Her Jamaica's First Lady Of Song

Jamaican reggae singer Marcia Griffiths performed as one of Bob Marley's backing singers — and is a remarkable solo artist in her own right.Graham Wood/Getty Imageshide caption

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Taylor Swift Pushes Further Into Electro-Pop With 'Reputation'

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The Old Taylor's Not Dead
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The Old Taylor's Not Dead

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