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Dionne Warwick has never been afraid to say what’s on her mind
One of the greatest artists of all time, Warwick joins World Cafe to recount stories from throughout her career.
- "I'll Never Love This Way Again"
- "Peace Like A River"
- "Don't Make Me Over"
- "I Say A Little Prayer"
- "That's What Friends Are For"
Dionne Warwick has led a remarkable life, and she’s had a remarkable career, one that shows no signs of slowing down. One of the greatest artists of all time, Warwick has always been a master of winning over audiences.
In this episode of World Cafe, a conversation that spans Warwick’s entire career: from her first standing ovation in front of her church at 6 years old to finding new fans nowadays on Twitter. A new documentary about her life called Dionne Warwick: Don’t Make Me Over is currently out now on HBO Max, and recently, she released a new duet with Dolly Parton called “Peace Like A River.” And even though there’s currently no official announcement regarding new music, Warwick says she’s working on a new record of gospel songs.
World Cafe senior producer Kimberly Junod contributed to this session.