Bobby Carter

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Ty Dolla $ign Pays Tribute To Mac Miller At The Tiny Desk

Thursday, August 08, 2019

While Ty Dolla $ign visited NPR to record his own Tiny Desk concert, he also performed a special tribute to his friend, the late Mac Miller.


New Music Friday: Our Top 8 Albums Out On June 28

Friday, June 28, 2019

Our list for this week's best new albums includes a solo release from Thom Yorke, the return of garage rock stalwarts They Black Keys, a new project from Freddie Gibbs and Madlib and more.


Toro Y Moi: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, April 29, 2019

Toro y Moi loses the voice processing, synths and other heavy effects for a stripped-down acoustic set at the Tiny Desk.


Georgia Anne Muldrow: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, April 08, 2019

The R&B singer from Los Angeles is all about showing and spreading love.


Phony Ppl: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, March 04, 2019

The Brooklynites stand out for their inventive and seamless blend of jazz, R&B and hip-hop.


First Listen: Benny Sings, 'City Pop'

Thursday, February 14, 2019

You've heard the Dutch pop and R&B singer's music before and probably didn't know it. Now, he makes a perfectly timed bid for stardom.


The Best Rap Albums Of 2018 Were Totally Surreal

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Our list of the year's best hip-hop is an encapsulation of a year awash in trolls and tabloid fodder, grief and grit and escapist fantasy, and also an attempt to extract meaning from the chaos.


10 Kings Of R&B For 2018

Saturday, December 22, 2018

These are NPR Music's picks for the top 10 R&B projects — not restricted by gender — that are leading the vanguard. Remember their names and watch the throne.


H.E.R.: Tiny Desk Concert

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

The singer stuns in her second appearance at the Tiny Desk, showcasing not only her vocal mastery, but her skills as a captivating multi-instrumentalist.


Appreciating The Unfinished Legacy Of Mac Miller

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The 26-year-old, who died Sept. 7, will not be remembered as a drug-addled entertainer, but as an ever-evolving maker of music who supported those coming up behind him.


Mac Miller: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, August 06, 2018

Mac Miller reflects on his journey's peaks and valleys in a boisterous set of songs from Swimming, featuring special guest Thundercat on "What's the Use?"


Daniel Caesar: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, June 04, 2018

Watch the R&B star-in-the-making perform three songs, including a guest appearance by H.E.R.


Tom Misch: Tiny Desk Concert

Friday, June 01, 2018

This 22-year-old Brit has soul for days.


Songs We Love: Gabriel Garzón-Montano, 'Golden Wings'

Friday, April 27, 2018

After an impressive debut album with 2017's Jardín, the R&B and funk aficionado returns with new sounds.


Tuxedo: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, July 17, 2017

Tuxedo, the unlikely-on-paper funk-soul duo of Mayer Hawthorne and Jake One, brought a left-of-center sonic approach and a sharp sense of style to their Tiny Desk Concert.


Songs We Love: Ladi6, 'Royal Blue'

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Ladi6 takes everything that was great about '90s soul music and updates it, sprinkling cosmic effects and big synths throughout.


Gabriel Garzón-Montano: Tiny Desk Concert

Friday, May 26, 2017

Gabriel Garzón-Montano spent three years writing and recording his beautiful, dense album Jardin -- but for his Tiny Desk visit, he stripped it all down to two elements, the piano and his voice.


Noname: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, April 03, 2017

The power of language to penetrate a difficult subject, and the power of performance to share that language, are the gifts Noname brought to the Tiny Desk.


Sampha: Tiny Desk Concert

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

A Tiny Desk Concert as intimate as it gets (that's saying something). Just Sampha, a piano and three heart-wrenching songs that seem to double as coping mechanisms.


D.R.A.M.: Tiny Desk Concert

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

The rapper/singer storms the NPR Music offices, activating his signature smile and bouncing through five highlights from his catalog — including the smash single "Broccoli."