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SocialFlow : The rising rapper Pop Smoke, born Bashar Jackson, died Wednesday morning in Los Angeles during what appeared to be a home invasion.

SocialFlow : What happens after a major move and the end of your recording contract? For Bat for Lashes' Natasha Khan, it marked a new beginning with no constraints.

SocialFlow : Once a vinyl-spinning DJ, singer-songwriter Elisapie found a connection with the music of Neil Young and Bob Dylan. Watch her Tiny Desk concert.

SocialFlow : This violinist performed through her own brain surgery.

SocialFlow : Chris Dave and the Drumhedz's Tiny Desk concert is full of sonic smash-cuts that take you on a twisted exploration of genre.

SocialFlow : Our 2020 #TinyDeskContest winner will play a Tiny Desk concert and then go on tour with NPR Music, supported by @statefarm. Why couldn’t it be you? Enter by March 30:

SocialFlow : Digital platforms may have dangerously accelerated the cycles of fame, but they've also allowed artists to be more candid than ever.

SocialFlow : From NPR Live Sessions: Watch Devon Gilfillian perform "Here And Now" live from KXT 91.7 in Dallas.

SocialFlow : The title of Snoh Aalegra’s 2019 album says it all: 'Ugh, those feels again.' Watch her Tiny Desk concert:

SocialFlow : This episode of Wade in the Water explores the connecting lines between the presence of the sacred and secular in African American music and traditions, explored through performances, texts, careers and recordings.

SocialFlow : Since we held our first Tiny Desk Contest in 2014, thousands of unsigned musicians from across the country have sent us videos of themselves performing their original songs in true NPR Music fashion: behind a desk. Revisit the five winning entries.

SocialFlow : Plant music is coming to you, or rather, it's there if you seek it out — and there are plenty of musicians these days waiting to be discovered.

SocialFlow : "People often slagged off disco as an escape," says writer and critic Vince Aletti, "but it was an escape in the nicest, smartest, most really useful way. The Loft was a rebuilding for so many people who were ground down by their regular lives."

SocialFlow : 'Weather' is the first record of original music from Huey Lewis & The News in nearly 20 years.

SocialFlow : One of the pioneers of London's acid house scene, Andrew Weatherall had an influential career as an electronic music artist, DJ and producer.

SocialFlow : Ambient music is the focus of this week's edition of @AllSongs. Hear the world premiere of new music from Brian and Roger Eno, an album inspired by Nordic landscapes, the captured sounds of fishermen from Teen Daze and more.

SocialFlow : Watch Laura Stevenson perform songs from her recent release 'The Big Freeze' in a beautiful set that scored a Tiny Desk first: a marriage proposal.

SocialFlow : This week on @AllSongs: We've also got hard-rocking new music from Best Coast, a staggering takedown of power structures from the rapper Nickle, a beautiful Americana debut from singer Katie Pruitt and more.