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Tiny Desk Concerts - Audio

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Tiny Desk Concerts from NPR Music feature your favorite musicians performing at All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen's desk in the NPR office. Hear Wilco, Adele, Passion Pit, Tinariwen, Miguel, The xx and many more. This is the audio version of the podcast. A video version is also available.

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Tiny Desk Concerts from NPR Music feature your favorite musicians performing at All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen's desk in the NPR office. Hear Wilco, Adele, Passion Pit, Tinariwen, Miguel, The xx and many more. This is the audio version of the podcast. A video version is also available.

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Jordan Rakei?

By Laceuppanda - Dec 17 2019
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Jordan Rakei posted he was on tiny desk 2 months back where it at yo??

Wonderful

By JPal1234 - Sep 28 2019
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Truly great shows, once they do one with Robert Earl Keen they'll truly reach the pinnacle.

iTunes Ratings

1048 Ratings
Average Ratings
812
128
50
30
28

Jordan Rakei?

By Laceuppanda - Dec 17 2019
Read more
Jordan Rakei posted he was on tiny desk 2 months back where it at yo??

Wonderful

By JPal1234 - Sep 28 2019
Read more
Truly great shows, once they do one with Robert Earl Keen they'll truly reach the pinnacle.
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Tiny Desk Concerts - Audio

Latest release on Feb 26, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: H.E.R.

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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.

Dec 12 2018

18mins

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Rank #2: Mac Miller

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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?"

Aug 06 2018

17mins

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Rank #3: Lizzo

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Backed by a band assembled just for this occasion, the breakthrough pop icon performs three joyfully showy songs from Cuz I Love You.

Jul 29 2019

17mins

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Rank #4: Tyler, The Creator

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Tyler, The Creator performs songs from his latest album Flower Boy.

Dec 11 2017

19mins

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Rank #5: Taylor Swift

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As she settled in for this stripped-down set, Taylor Swift looked out over the office. "I just decided to take this as an opportunity to show you guys how the songs sounded when I first wrote them."

Oct 16 2019

29mins

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Rank #6: Dave Matthews

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The star sheds his band for a warm, winning, utterly game, happily overstuffed five-song performance of songs from across his long career.

Jun 27 2018

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Rank #7: St. Vincent

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The singer performed at the Tiny Desk without a warmup or soundcheck, with just her acoustic guitar and un-amplified voice, letting the wordplay in her songs shine through.

Jan 22 2018

12mins

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Rank #8: Weezer

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Performing unplugged, the band forgoes its usual meticulousness in favor of a shaggy, entirely acoustic mix of new songs and '90s-era deep cuts.

Apr 01 2019

16mins

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Rank #9: Florence + the Machine

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"I'm sorry I'm shy," Florence Welch told the crowd of NPR family and friends gathered for her Tiny Desk performance. "If this was a big gig, I'd probably be climbing all over here and running around."

Oct 17 2018

14mins

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Rank #10: Daniel Caesar

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

Jun 04 2018

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Rank #11: Wu-Tang Clan

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The Clan celebrates its 25th anniversary with an old-school cipher at the Tiny Desk.

Dec 05 2018

20mins

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Rank #12: Hobo Johnson and The Lovemakers

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While this Sacramento, Calif. band didn't win this year's Tiny Desk contest, their video entry, for the song "Peach Scones," was among the more memorable we've ever seen.

Sep 13 2018

15mins

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Rank #13: Paramore

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Paramore captures the moment between rapture and its comedown. Watch the band rearrange songs from its sparkling pop album After Laughter.

Oct 02 2017

12mins

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Rank #14: Gary Clark Jr.

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These three songs, from Clark's incendiary new album This Land, roar with the assurance and force of a showman at the top of his game.

Apr 16 2019

15mins

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Rank #15: Khalid

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Watch the 20-year-old star perform acoustic versions of "Location," "Saved" and "Young Dumb & Broke."

Jun 18 2018

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Rank #16: Jason Isbell

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The Alabama singer-songwriter and his band perform three songs from The Nashville Sound, but their set includes a few surprises, too.

Aug 28 2017

20mins

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Rank #17: John Prine

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For more than 45 years, the legendary John Prine has written some of the most powerful lyrics in the American music canon. He brings some of his best to this unforgettable Tiny Desk performance.

Mar 12 2018

15mins

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Rank #18: SiR

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The R&B singer from Inglewood, CA made his performance a family affair, dedicating it to his late godson, with his mother and older brother on backup vocals.

Feb 04 2020

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Rank #19: The Roots feat. Bilal

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Yes, it happened. Black Thought, Questlove and the entire crew packed in behind the Tiny Desk to perform a new song called "It Ain't Fair."

Oct 30 2017

12mins

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