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A Live Concert with R&B Singer Tracey Nelson

Nelson is best known for her work leading the Mother Earth band from the 1960s and 70s. Her hits included "Down So Low" and "Mother Earth." A collection of her hits "The Best of Tracy Nelson/Mother Earth" (Reprise) came out in 1996. She has a number of albums on Rounder: "Homemade Songs/Come See About Me," "In the Here and Now," "I Feel So Good" and "Move On." She's also got a new recording in which she teams up with Marcia Ball and Irma Thomas, "Sing it!" (Rounder).

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Other segments from the episode on October 21, 1998

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, October 21, 1998: Interview with Ethan Coen; Commentary on Charlie Feathers; Interview with Tracey Nelson and Marcia Ball.

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