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'Blinded By The Light': Your Contributions To Our Solar Eclipse Soundtrack

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Dive into Alt.Latino's stack of undiscovered artists. Felix Contreras/NPR hide caption

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LAMC Discoveries: New Artists You Should Know About

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"Hello" by Nooky Jones is one of the songs in this month's edition of Heavy Rotation. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Heavy Rotation: The Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

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Clockwise from upper left: Waxahatchee, Protomartyr, billboard photo for the film The Big Sick, The Blow Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Music From 'The Big Sick,' Rhye, Protomartyr, More

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Jeanette Vizguerra, the Mexican mother of three U.S-born children, listened to John Lennon for inspiration to resist deportation. Jason Connolly/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Music That Inspires, Classic-Rock Edition

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Clockwise from upper left: St. Vincent, My Bubba, Benjamin Clementine, Mogwai Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: St. Vincent, Mogwai, Benjamin Clementine, My Bubba And More

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Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito" is that rare Spanish-language song to top the U.S. pop charts. YouTube hide caption

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NPR Music's Songs Of The Summer 2017

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Road Trip Playlist: Your Selections For This Fourth Of July Weekend

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Your Road Trip Play List, Compliments Weekend All Things Considered

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Alvvays' "In Undertow" is one of the songs in this month's edition of Heavy Rotation. Arden Wray/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Heavy Rotation: The 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

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This Is The Kit's "Moonshine Freeze" is a big hit at World Cafe. Florian Duboé/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Heavy Rotation: The Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

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The Colombian Afrobeat orchestra La BOA performs at the 2017 FIMPRO music festival in Guadalajara, Mexico. Betto Arcos hide caption

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On The Ground In Guadalajara, In Search Of New Latin Sounds

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Clockwise from upper left: The National, Kalbells, Harry Styles, Fleet Foxes Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Harry Styles, The National, Fleet Foxes And More

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