Songs We Love Handpicked by NPR Music staff and public radio hosts.
Songs We Love

Songs We Love

Handpicked by NPR Music staff and public radio hosts

Reptar's new album, Lurid Glow, is out now. Laura Tigerlily Thigpen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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03Cable

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    Song
    Cable
    Album
    Lurid Glow
    Artist
    Reptar
    Label
    Joyful Noise
    Released
    2015

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01Cercle du Nord III

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02Change Is Everything

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    Change Is Everything
    Album
    Bones
    Artist
    Son Lux
    Label
    Glassnote
    Released
    2015

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05Sprinter

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    Sprinter
    Album
    Sprinter
    Artist
    Torres
    Label
    Partisan Records
    Released
    2015

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Hop Along's new album, Painted Shut, comes out May 4. Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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04Waitress

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    Waitress
    Album
    Painted Shut
    Artist
    Hop Along
    Label
    Saddle Creek Records
    Released
    2015

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Tal National, the most popular band in the West African country of Niger. Jason Creps/Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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01Zoy Zoy

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    Zoy Zoy
    Album
    Zoy Zoy
    Artist
    Tal National
    Label
    FatCat Records
    Released
    1969

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Fires Of Hell

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Pharis and Jason Romero's new album is A Wanderer I'll Stay. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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02Ballad Of Old Bill

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    Ballad Of Old Bill
    Album
    A Wanderer I'll Stay
    Artist
    Pharis & Jason Romero
    Label
    Lula Records
    Released
    2015

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Sufjan Stevens' latest song is a return to his folk roots. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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02Should Have Known Better

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    Song
    Should Have Known Better
    Album
    Carrie & Lowell
    Artist
    Sufjan Stevens
    Label
    Asthmatic Kitty Records
    Released
    2015

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