Diaspoura

Charleston, SC

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The woozy, shape-shifting electro-pop favored by Diaspoura, or Charleston’s Anjali Naik, is deceptively amorphous. The Massive Attack-like “GTF” is a forceful anti-Trump single, while “Migrations”—the R&B-inflected closing track of her 2016 debut, Demonstrations—addresses how being a first-generation American informs her identity and others’ views of her.