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Yola on World Cafe

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Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis on World Cafe

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Amy Helm On Mountain Stage

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Merry Clayton on World Cafe

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Dylan Cartlidge on World Cafe

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Yebba Sheds Old Beliefs With A New Album

It was 2016, and Yebba's career was beginning to take off. But 2016 was also the year that something awful happened: Yebba's mother committed suicide. And that changed everything, too.

Yebba Sheds Old Beliefs With A New Album

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