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All Things Considered for November 30, 2019

Irving Burgie at his home in Queens in 2017. Burgie, who rewrote the lyrics to the traditional Jamaican song "Day-O," died Friday at the age of 95. Susan Watts/NY Daily News via Getty Images hide caption

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Irving Burgie, Songwriter Who Helped Bring Calypso To America, Dies At 95

Irving Burgie, Songwriter Who Helped Bring Calypso To America, Dies At 95

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"I was quite literally tasked with completing it," Leonard Cohen's son, Adam, says about his father's wish for him to finish this album. Kezban Özcan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'He'd Asked Me To Complete These Works': Adam Cohen On 'Thanks For The Dance'

'He'd Asked Me To Complete These Works': Adam Cohen On 'Thanks For The Dance'

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