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

Tropic of Cancer is the solo project of Los Angeles songwriter Camella Lobo. Suzy Poling/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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01Stop Suffering

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Louis Moreau Gottschalk was America's first musical superstar. Library of Congress hide caption

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01Le Banjo

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    Song
    Le Banjo
    Album
    Louis Moreau Gottschalk: A Night in the Tropics - Solo Piano Music
    Artist
    Steven Mayer
    Label
    Naxos
    Released
    2015

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Lowell and Icona Pop are ready to ride. Matt Draper/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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01Ride

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    Ride
    Album
    Ride
    Artist
    Lowell feat Icona Pop
    Released
    2015

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New Orleans rapper Curren$y's new album, Cathedral, is out now. Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for BMI hide caption

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02All Over

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The Magdalene

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Teedra Moses' new album, Cognac and Conversation, is out now. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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10Skin Diver

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    Skin Diver
    Album
    Cognac & Conversation
    Artist
    Teedra Moses
    Label
    Shanachie Records
    Released
    2015

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Blank Realm's new album, Illegals In Heaven, is out Sept. 4. Megan Cullen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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09Too Late Now

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01Mama Paz

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    Mama Paz
    Album
    Chicanismo
    Artist
    Santiago Salazar
    Label
    Love What You Feel
    Released
    2015

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01Clean Dreams

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    Clean Dreams
    Album
    Temporary Monument
    Artist
    The Woolen Men
    Label
    Woodsist
    Released
    2015

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06Fractured

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Joanna Newsom's new album, Divers, is out Oct. 23. Annabel Mehran/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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02Sapokanikan

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    Sapokanikan
    Album
    Divers
    Artist
    Joanna Newsom
    Label
    Drag City
    Released
    2015

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Come Wander With Me

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Gavin Turek and TOKiMONSTA's new EP, You're Invited, is out Aug. 28. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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02Surrender

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    Surrender
    Album
    You're Invited
    Artist
    Gavin Turek & TOKiMONSTA
    Label
    Young Art
    Released
    2015

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13Glyde 2nyte (feat. Leon Sylvers III & Leon Sylvers IV)

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    Glyde 2nyte (feat. Leon Sylvers III & Leon Sylvers IV)
    Album
    Invite The Light
    Artist
    Dam-Funk
    Label
    Stones Throw
    Released
    2015

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