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Tiny Desk

Alsarah & The Nubatones

In the band's hands, East African music comes alive in a mix of tradition and contemporary sounds.

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Tiny Desk

Ro James

The R&B singer performs three funky, sexy, stripped-down songs from his debut album, Eldorado.

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Tiny Desk

Pinegrove

Watch the New Jersey band squeeze four songs into a scrappy, warmhearted 13-minute set.

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Tiny Desk

Margo Price

On the morning after Election Day, Price sang three cathartic country songs loaded with new meaning.

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Tiny Desk

Tegan And Sara

The Canadian pop duo crafts acoustic versions of pop anthems like "Closer and "Boyfriend."

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Front Row

iLe, Live In Concert

Watch the subtle singer, known for her work in Calle 13, perform live at New York's Damrosch Park.