1. Meshell Ndegeocello's  versatility as an artist has made  her one of music's least predictable  stars: She's been a sultry  soul singer, a pop-rock hitmaker, a house  diva and a space-jazz explorer, not to mention a bassist for The Rolling Stones and Madonna. As a performer and a songwriter, Ndegeocello is a true seeker, always in pursuit of a surprise. Her new album, Weather, is out next week.
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    Meshell Ndegeocello's versatility as an artist has made her one of music's least predictable stars: She's been a sultry soul singer, a pop-rock hitmaker, a house diva and a space-jazz explorer, not to mention a bassist for The Rolling Stones and Madonna. As a performer and a songwriter, Ndegeocello is a true seeker, always in pursuit of a surprise. Her new album, Weather, is out next week.

    Stream Weather now.