Pop polymath LP on becoming an unlikely sensation

Singer-songwriter LP started out singing in the band Cracker and went on to write songs for the likes of Rihanna and Cher. Now she has her own devoted fan base.
Host Tom Power with LP in the q studio in Toronto, Ont. (Vivian Rashotte/CBC)

LP is a singer-songwriter originally from Long Island who started out singing in the band Cracker. She then went on to write songs for the likes of Rihanna and Cher, and now has her own devoted fan base, especially in Europe. Last year, she released her fifth album Heart to Mouth. She joins Tom Power live in the q studio to talk about becoming an unlikely sensation. 

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