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Curtis Mayfield (in purple) performs in a detail from a poster advertising the 1972 film Super Fly, for which Mayfield composed the soundtrack album. John D. Kisch/Separate Cinema Ar/Getty Images hide caption

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Sir Babygirl performs at Cheer Up Charlies on March 13, 2019 in Austin, Texas. Lorne Thomson/Redferns/Getty hide caption

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Music Discoveries From SXSW 2019

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Anna (Anna Konkle) and Maya (Maya Erskine) are 7th grade best friends in Hulu's critically-acclaimed comedy PEN15. Alex Lombardi/Hulu hide caption

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Y'all Heard? An Argument For The Great Southern Pronoun

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