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The gospel trailblazer and his powerhouse choir close out Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration with a moving performance from his studio in Arlington, Texas.
Author: Bobby Carter
Posted: February 25, 2021, 10:00 am
The mother is remembered as a happy person, always smiling as she sang along to Mexican country-style tunes.
Posted: February 25, 2021, 12:33 am
The Afrobeats star performs four songs from his home in Nigeria for Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration.
Author: Abby O'Neill
Posted: February 24, 2021, 5:00 pm
Known for indelible hits like "One More Time" and "Around the World," the now-legendary French duo called it quits this week after years of silence.
Author: Andrew Flanagan
Posted: February 24, 2021, 4:47 pm
The grandmother would belt out the song with her grandson in her nursing home.
Posted: February 24, 2021, 10:01 am
He taught his son how to play the tear-jerking folk-rock staple. Now, his son is passing it on to Michael's grandson.
Posted: February 23, 2021, 9:50 pm
The poet, rapper and singer-songwriter joins us from Zambia for a visually stunning quarantine concert, part of Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration.
Author: LaTesha Harris
Posted: February 23, 2021, 10:00 am
The grandmother often sang John Denver's "Sunshine On My Shoulders" because it reminded her of life's tiny pleasures.
Posted: February 23, 2021, 10:00 am
When Frank Nguyen's sister heard "Home," after her brother's passing, it felt like he was sending a message to his family.
Posted: February 22, 2021, 9:45 pm
The father was a huge Northern Soul fan, and her turned to Jackie Wilson's "Because Of You" during his illness.
Posted: February 22, 2021, 9:45 pm