Bech listens to NPR a good bit...recently, he came across a singer on "All Songs Considered." His name is K'naan. He's from Somalia, but moved to Toronto when he was 13 (I think). Anyway, he is amazing. He is a hip hop artist, but his songs have amazing depth to them.
This might be my favorite right now.
"Wavin' Flag" is the theme song of the 2010 World Cup:
Go to this site. It's the link to the "Tiny Desk" concert on All Songs Considered. Its an acoustic set and it's incredible!!!