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Portland musician releases family music collection for Juneteenth

The album, All One Tribe, celebrates the culture and diversity that Black voices bring to family music.
The album, All One Tribe, celebrates the culture and diversity that Black voices bring to family music.

Portland musician Aaron Nigel Smith calls the genre he works in “family music.” He writes songs for kids and their families to enjoy together. For Juneteenth this year he’s releasing a special collaboration album with songs from 23 other artists. The album is called All One Tribe, and it’s a celebration of Black musicians, children, and families. Aaron Nigel Smith joins us, along with the musician Shine, to talk about the album.

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