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Joan Armatrading Still Singing With Confidence After More Than 4 Decades

Joan Armatrading is performing at City Winery in Atlanta this week to promote her new album "Not Too Far Away."
Joan Armatrading is performing at City Winery in Atlanta this week to promote her new album "Not Too Far Away."
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For more than four decades, Joan Armatrading has created music that’s influenced other artists from across the spectrum while maintaining her own unmistakable and eclectic lyrical voice.

She’s performing at City Winery in Atlanta this week promoting her new album “Not Too Far Away.”

Armatrading joined Denis O’Hayer on “Morning Edition” for a live performance and conversation about her career.

Note: City Winery is WABE underwriter.