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Walls
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Soleil Soleil
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Feeling Good
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You and the Rain
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Walk Up

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Ethiopian-born singer/songwriter Meklit Hadero is a jazz-, folk-, and soul-influenced artist who sings in English and Amharic. Born in Addis Ababa, Hadero fled with her parents (both doctors) to the United States in hopes of escaping the years of violence that followed Ethiopia's 1974 revolution. Raised in Iowa and Brooklyn, Hadero sang in choirs growing up and was introduced to the music of jazz vocalist Billie Holiday as an adolescent. Although she earned a degree in political... Read more

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