Bringing the Ballad Back

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Adele’s “Someone Like You” recently made it to the top of the charts… and was the first indisputable ballad to reach such heights in several years. Today: A closer look at how we define – and appreciate – the slow-tempo songs of the present. Plus: Hip hop artist Akua Naru dropped her debut album, called "The Journey Aflame," earlier this year. She joins us with her Digflo band to play live.