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Mon May 6, 2013
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20 Years Ago Biz Markie Got The Last Laugh

Originally published on Thu July 18, 2013 6:56 pm

Biz Markie in costume in the gatefold of the LP version of All Samples Cleared!
Courtesy of Cold Chillin' Records/Warner Bros.


Sat May 4, 2013
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Big Songs, Big Hype (Oh Yeah, They're Women)

Originally published on Thu May 16, 2013 11:19 am

Lauren Mayberry of Chvrches performs at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, in March.
Adam Kissick for NPR


Fri May 3, 2013


Fri May 3, 2013
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A Night Of Worship In The Church Of Badu

Originally published on Wed July 31, 2013 10:08 am

Erykah Badu answers questions on stage during the Red Bull Music Academy, a series of lectures and performances in New York City.
Tony Blasko Red Bull Content Pool

Erykah Badu doesn't think she's old enough to be anybody's godmother, and the first time somebody asked her to fulfill that role (Solange, because of course) she said, how dare you. Badu was onstage at the Brooklyn Museum on Tuesday night, an event that's part of the Red Bull Music Academy, a series of shows and lectures happening this month in New York City.

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Fri May 3, 2013
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The Beyonce Experiment: How Far Can She Go?

Originally published on Fri June 28, 2013 3:08 pm