NPR Tiny Desk Concerts Season 2021

Season 2021

NPR Tiny Desk Concerts Season 2021

First Air Date: January 05, 2021

First Aired on    :   2021
Episodes    :   43 episodes



Episodes

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14x43 Demi Lovato (Home) Concert (April 14, 2021)


Recorded on a sunny spring day in her Los Angeles backyard, Demi Lovato sings "Tell Me You Love Me" and two songs from Dancing With The Devil... The Art Of Starting Over.


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14x42 Nathaniel Rateliff (Home) Concert (April 12, 2021)


The Americana star performs a Tiny Desk from an empty Mercury Café in Denver.


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14x41 Tiny Desk Meets SXSW: Clipping (April 08, 2021)


Daveed Diggs, William Hutson and Jonathan Snipes brought the tiniest desks possible to their SXSW video.


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14x40 Tiny Desk Meets SXSW: DUCKWRTH (April 07, 2021)


The funky and flamboyant R&B singer debuts two new songs in this Tiny Desk Meets SXSW concert.


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14x39 Tiny Desk Meets SXSW: Yasser Tejeda And Palotré (April 06, 2021)


Watch the Dominican-born guitarist get groovy with his band in this special Tiny Desk Meets SXSW performance.


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14x38 Tiny Desk Meets SXSW: Steady Holiday (April 05, 2021)


In our first of four Tiny Desk Meets SXSW concerts, Dre Babinski delivers an absolutely charming performance.


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14x37 Kacy & Clayton And Marlon Williams (Home) Concert (March 29, 2021)


Across hemispheres, despite a nearly 8,000-mile separation, the Saskatoon, Canada duo of cousins Kacy & Clayton and New Zealand's Marlon Williams manage to create harmony and intimacy.


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14x36 Buck Meek (Home) Concert (March 25, 2021)


The Big Thief guitarist and vocalist performs a solo Tiny Desk home concert from the back of his Land Cruiser in Topanga Canyon, California.


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14x35 Liam Bailey (Home) Concert (March 23, 2021)


The British singer-songwriter performs three songs from his latest album, Ekundayo, in this Tiny Desk quarantine concert.


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14x34 Sting (Home) Concert (March 22, 2021)


The one and only Sting returns to Tiny Desk, and this time he's brought Beninese pop star Shirazee.


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14x33 Justin Bieber (Home) Concert (March 17, 2021)


Watch the pop superstar and his band perform four songs from the forthcoming Justice, including a world premiere of "Peaches."


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14x32 Xavier Omär (Home) Concert (March 15, 2021)


Xavier Omär and his cohorts play a charismatic and vocally rich Tiny Desk home concert at a coffee shop in San Antonio.


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14x31 Black Coffee (Home) Concert (March 11, 2021)


The South African house star brings three electronic tracks to life with the help of live percussion, keys and guest vocalists in this Tiny Desk quarantine concert.


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14x30 Coming 2 America, Sounds Of Zamunda (Home) Concert (March 10, 2021)


Six artists representing four countries in Africa perform a megamix of selections from Rhythms of Zamunda: Music Inspired By Coming 2 America.


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14x29 Fleet Foxes (Home) Concert (March 09, 2021)


Watch Fleet Foxes singer Robin Pecknold perform alone at a very tiny desk.


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14x28 Ólafur Arnalds (Home) Concert (March 04, 2021)


The Icelandic composer and pianist takes us inside his Reykjavik studio for his Tiny Desk quarantine set.


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14x27 Jack Harlow (Home) Concert (March 03, 2021)


The rapper behind last year's hit "WHATS POPPIN" performs six songs from his debut album for Tiny Desk's quarantine series.


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14x26 Kirk Franklin (Home) Concert (February 25, 2021)


The gospel trailblazer and his powerhouse choir close out Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration with a moving performance from his studio in Arlington, Texas.


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14x25 Davido (Home) Concert (February 24, 2021)


The Afrobeats star performs four songs from his home in Nigeria for Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration.


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14x24 Sampa The Great (Home) Concert (February 23, 2021)


The poet, rapper and singer-songwriter joins us from Zambia for a visually stunning quarantine concert, part of Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration.


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14x23 Bartees Strange (Home) Concert (February 22, 2021)


The budding indie rock star performs four songs for his quarantined Tiny Desk, part of our Black History Month celebration.


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14x22 Rae Khalil (Home) Concert (February 18, 2021)


The rapper, singer and songwriter performs four songs as part of Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration.


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14x21 2 Chainz (Home) Concert (February 17, 2021)


The Atlanta rap star brings us into his nail salon for a Tiny Desk quarantine concert, part of our Black History Month celebration.


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14x20 Rick Ross (Home) Concert (February 16, 2021)


Miami's biggest boss performs six songs with a live band in this Tiny Desk quarantine concert, part of our Black History Month celebration.


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14x19 KeiyaA (Home) Concert (February 11, 2021)


One of 2020's breakout artists performs four songs as part of Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration.


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14x18 Meshell Ndegeocello (Home) Concert (February 10, 2021)


Filmed in stark black and white, Ndegeocello takes us on an intense trip across her catalog. Watch the R&B auteur's contribution to Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration.


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14x17 GIVĒON (Home) Concert (February 09, 2021)


The rising R&B star performs three songs as part of Tiny Desk's celebration of Black History Month.


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14x16 Melanie Charles (Home) Concert (February 04, 2021)


The rising jazz flutist blends Afrofuturistic jazz and Haitian folk in a transfixing Tiny Desk quarantine concert for our Black History Month celebration.


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14x15 Immanuel Wilkins (Home) Concert (February 03, 2021)


The jazz saxophonist and his quartet perform three songs that speak directly to the struggle and triumph of the Black experience for Tiny Desk's Black History Month celebration.


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14x14 JLCO Septet with Wynton Marsalis (Home) Concert (February 02, 2021)


The political is personal for the nine-time Grammy winner. Watch him lead the Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet through three songs from his Democracy! Suite.


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14x13 Muzz (Home) Concert (January 29, 2021)


The rock group featuring Paul Banks of Interpol performed a Tiny Desk quarantine set from a theater in New York's Hudson Valley.


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14x12 Miley Cyrus (Home) Concert (January 28, 2021)


The provocative pop star covers Mazzy Star's "Fade Into You" and performs two cuts from Plastic Hearts for her Tiny Desk quarantine concert.


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14x11 Lous And The Yakuza (Home) Concert (January 27, 2021)


Watch the Congolese refugee's Tiny Desk quarantine concert, filmed in a Paris bar.


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14x10 Sevana (Home) Concert (January 26, 2021)


The rising Jamaican soul singer and Protoje co-sign performed four songs for our Tiny Desk quarantine series.


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14x09 Future Islands (Home) Concert (January 25, 2021)


The Baltimore rock band became stars thanks to a stunning performance on The Late Show With David Letterman. Watch Sam Herring and co. perform four songs for Tiny Desk's quarantine series.


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14x08 Max Richter (Home) Concert (January 22, 2021)


Watch the composer, in a bucolic southern England setting, play six of his most tranquil, yet probing pieces.


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14x07 PUP (Home) Concert (January 21, 2021)


The Canadian punk band might have generated a noise complaint with this Tiny Desk quarantine performance.


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14x06 Gabriel Garzón-Montano (Home) Concert (January 19, 2021)


An eight-piece backing band, dressed almost entirely in white, helps Garzón-Montano bring the music of his latest album, Agüita, to life.


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14x05 TH1RT3EN (Home) Concert (January 18, 2021)


Pharoahe Monch's fed-up rock band performs four songs for our Tiny Desk quarantine series.


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14x04 mxmtoon (Home) Concert (January 15, 2021)


The YouTube star performs five songs in her Tiny Desk quarantine concert.


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14x03 Jazmine Sullivan (Home) Concert (January 08, 2021)


The R&B star celebrates her new album, Heaux Tales, with a Tiny Desk quarantine concert.


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14x02 Active Child (Home) Concert (January 06, 2021)


Patrick Grossi's heavenly voice is backed by a stunning view of the San Gabriel mountains in this Tiny Desk quarantine video.


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14x01 Sevdaliza (Home) Concert (January 05, 2021)


The Iranian-Dutch singer and producer performs four songs during her Tiny Desk quarantine set.