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2005 Fiona Apple completes Extraordinary Machine
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2005 Fiona Apple completes Extraordinary Machine

She spent years laboring over her third album -- changing producers, scrapping finished versions -- as bootleg demos kept leaking out. But it was worth the wait, as Apple delivered on all the promises her voice had always made.

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