Sudan Archives was the musical visitor on The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon this night (January 16). She carried out “Homesick (Beautiful & Conceited)” from her newest album, Pure Brown Promenade Queen, which dropped in September 2022. For the efficiency, Sudan Archives performed violin whereas singing, and she or he was joined by a trumpeter, bassist, and drummer who stood on raised pedestals surrounding her onstage. Watch it occur beneath.
Pure Brown Promenade Queen is the second album from Sudan Archives, following 2019’s Athena. It was recorded in her house studio, and included the singles “Egocentric Soul,” “NBPQ (Topless),” and “Residence Maker.”
Learn Pitchfork’s interview “How Sudan Archives Exploded Her Sound to Make One of many Yr’s Greatest Albums” over on the Pitch.