Sudan Archives was the musical guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this evening (January 16). She performed “Homesick (Gorgeous & Arrogant)” from her latest album, Natural Brown Prom Queen, which dropped in September 2022. For the performance, Sudan Archives played violin while singing, and she was joined by a trumpeter, bassist, and drummer who stood on raised pedestals surrounding her onstage. Watch it happen below.
Natural Brown Prom Queen is the second album from Sudan Archives, following 2019’s Athena. It was recorded in her home studio, and included the singles “Selfish Soul,” “NBPQ (Topless),” and “Home Maker.”
Read Pitchfork’s interview “How Sudan Archives Exploded Her Sound to Make One of the Year’s Best Albums” over on the Pitch.
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