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Spotlight Conversation: Bruce Springsteen & Nona Hendryx In Conversation With Lauren Onkey

May 8 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm EDT

Suggested reading:  Sun City, Dave Marsh (1985)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen’s recording career spans over 40 years, beginning with 1973's Greetings from Asbury Park, NJ  to his most recent album, 2020's Letter to You (Columbia Records). He has garnered 20 Grammys, won an Oscar and a Tony, been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, received a Kennedy Center Honor, and has been a MusiCares Person of the Year.

Nona Hendryx

Revolutionary art-rock, new-wave goddess Nona Hendryx is a vocalist, songwriter, musician and author. Tackling social issues, love and politics, Hendryx’s career spans decades of sound and style evolution. Longtime Nona Hendryx fans know her as one of the groundbreaking group Labelle and their No.1 worldwide hit “Lady Marmalade (Voulez Vous Coucher Avec Moi C'est Soir?)." She came into her own as a solo artist post Labelle.

Lauren Onkey

Lauren Onkey is the Senior Director of NPR Music in Washington, DC. In this role, she leads NPR Music's team of journalists, critics, video, and podcast makers, and works with NPR's newsroom and robust Member station network to expand the impact of NPR Music and continue positioning public radio as an essential force in music.

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