Bobby Carter

Bobby Carter appears in the following:

Lady Wray: Tiny Desk Concert

Wednesday, February 01, 2023

NPR Music's Tiny Desk series kicks off a celebration of Black History Month with this stunning performance from Lady Wray.

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NPR Music 2022 Staff Picks: Bobby Carter

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

The Tiny Desk senior producer shares his favorite albums and songs of 2022.

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Westside Boogie: Tiny Desk Concert

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

The Compton poet's vulnerable music required minimal adjustment to fit into our space.

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Watch Amber Mark live at NPR Music's 15th anniversary concert

Tuesday, December 06, 2022

Mark performed songs from her transcendent debut album, Three Dimensions Deep, at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C., as part of NPR Music's 15th anniversary celebration.

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JID: Tiny Desk Concert

Thursday, September 08, 2022

The East Atlanta emcee brings a serious attention to detail to this stripped-down performance of tracks from his new album plus some earlier career-defining songs.

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DOMi & JD BECK: Tiny Desk Concert

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

The jazz duo known for dazzling, brilliant live performances delivered at the Tiny Desk, with a set of songs from its debut album.

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Usher: Tiny Desk Concert

Thursday, June 30, 2022

The R&B goliath caps off our Black Music Month celebration, highlighting a catalog chock-full of hits spanning 25 years.

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Larry June: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Larry June is the indie-rap hustle personified. Though the Bay Area emcee has a prodigious output, his (home) concert reflects the comfortable, laid-back tone of his records.

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Curren$y: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

The New Orleans rapper gives a performance that features three key elements that make him who he is: cars, weed and, of course, music.

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Lucky Daye, R&B poet, levels up

Saturday, April 09, 2022

Lucky Daye marries contemporary and classic R&B on the expansive Candydrip. "It meant everything to everybody," he says, including album producer D'Mile and engineer John Kercy.

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Tiny Desk Meets SXSW: Maxo Kream

Thursday, March 24, 2022

Backed by a live band, the Houston rapper performs a set that highlights the incredibly complex puzzle of his life.

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Rex Orange County (feat. Tyler, the Creator), 'OPEN A WINDOW'

Wednesday, March 09, 2022

The songwriting on Rex Orange County's latest single, "OPEN A WINDOW," reminds producer Bobby Carter of a time when we weren't allowed to leave our homes and even an open window seemed like freedom.

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Patti Labelle: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

From a backstage corner of a concert hall in Austin, Texas, the Godmother of Soul performs hits from across the many chapters of her fabulous career.

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Lucky Daye (feat. Lil Durk), 'NWA'

Friday, February 18, 2022

We've never heard Lucky Daye in this lane, but he feels right at home on the third single from Candydrip.

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El DeBarge: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Friday, February 04, 2022

The torchbearer for the DeBarge family plays a few of his R&B standards from a cozy home studio.

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Amber Mark: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Monday, January 31, 2022

In celebration of her stunning debut album, Three Dimensions Deep, the singer-songwriter and producer plays a deeply intimate Tiny Desk home concert.

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Cordae: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Friday, January 14, 2022

The DMV-bred emcee's Tiny Desk home concert is a charismatic combo of fan favorites and cuts from his new album, From a Birds Eye View.

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NPR's Bobby Carter on why a 2020 song should be included on 2021's best music lists

Wednesday, December 29, 2021

One of the biggest songs of 2021 was technically released in 2020 — so it can't be included on lists of the year's best music. NPR's Bobby Carter shouts out the song "Essence" by Wizkid.

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Insecure Takeover Part 2: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Friday, December 17, 2021

Three ladies featured on the latest Insecure soundtrack perform a Tiny Desk home concert from Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen in Inglewood, California.

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Tems: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Thursday, November 04, 2021

Adorning hues that recall the title of her latest EP, If Orange Was a Place, the Nigerian singer performs a Tiny Desk home concert from an elegant performance space in Lagos.

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