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The rock revolutionist on songwriting, quitting smoking, and what she thinks of Rush Limbaugh using her song.
Richie talks about the impact of "Amazed," and how his 4-year-old son inspired another Lonestar hit.
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Into the vaults for Bruce Pollock's 1984 conversation with the esteemed bluesman. Hooker talks about transforming a Tony Bennett classic and why you don't have to be sad and lonely to write the blues.