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J Balvin Won't Settle For Anything Less Than World Domination

"We proved to the world that a completely Spanish song can take over the world," J Balvin says. "This is just the beginning."Orli Arias/Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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J Balvin Won't Settle For Anything Less Than World Domination

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What Makes A Jazz Standard?

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What Makes A Jazz Standard?

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'Cello Bae' Sheku Kanneh-Mason Wins Worldwide Fans After Royal Wedding

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'Cello Bae' Sheku Kanneh-Mason Wins Worldwide Fans After Royal Wedding

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All Bets Are On Jade Bird

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All Bets Are On Jade Bird

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This Tiny Desk Contestant Braved The Elements Of Alaska To Pay Tribute To His Grandmother

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This Tiny Desk Contestant Braved The Elements Of Alaska To Pay Tribute To His Grandmother

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Classical Music Captures A Young Wife's Anxiety In 'On Chesil Beach'

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Classical Music Captures A Young Wife's Anxiety In 'On Chesil Beach'

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Spotify's 'Hateful Conduct' Policy Drags The Music Industry Into The #MeToo Moment
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Spotify's 'Hateful Conduct' Policy Drags The Music Industry Into The #MeToo Moment

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Noah Slee Reaches Back To His Tongan 'Otherland'

Noah Slee's 2017 debut, Otherland, fuses Tongan traditions with beats and R&B riffs he picked up in Berlin.WILK/Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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Noah Slee Reaches Back To His Tongan 'Otherland'

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Sweet Lizzy Project Brings The Sounds Of Havana To Nashville

Sweet Lizzy Project started five years ago as a producer-singer duo. It grew from there.Alejandro Menendez/Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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Sweet Lizzy Project Brings The Sounds Of Havana To Nashville

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Donald Glover's 'This Is America' Holds Ugly Truths To Be Self-Evident

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Donald Glover's 'This Is America' Holds Ugly Truths To Be Self-Evident

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Thomas Mapfumo, 'Lion Of Zimbabwe,' Returns From Exile With Triumphant Homecoming

Thomas Mapfumo, holding a copy of a July 1984 edition of a magazine featuring his cover story. After 18 years in self-imposed exile, one of Zimbabwe's most popular and outspoken musicians, has returned home.Jekesai Njikizana/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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Thomas Mapfumo, 'Lion Of Zimbabwe,' Returns From Exile With Triumphant Homecoming

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Pipa Virtuoso Wu Man Brings Ancient Chinese Music To The Present

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Pipa Virtuoso Wu Man Brings Ancient Chinese Music To The Present

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Leon Bridges Remixes His Retro Style To 'Move The Sound Forward'

Bridges' sophomore album Good Thing reflects the singer's sonic maturation.Jack McKain/Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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Leon Bridges Remixes His Retro Style To 'Move The Sound Forward'

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