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Arooj Aftab on World Cafe

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Clockwise from upper left: Angel Olsen, Arooj Aftab, Perfume Genius, Soccer Mommy Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Angel Olsen, Perfume Genius, Soccer Mommy, more

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Arooj Aftab's heritage and penchant for mysticism come through in her music. Mengwen Cao for NPR hide caption

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Arooj Aftab considers her Grammy nominations a triumph. But they won't define her

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Singer and rapper Houston Kendrick. His new album, Small Infinity, tops our shortlist of the best albums out on April 23. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The Top 6 Albums Out On April 23

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With Vulture Prince, Aftab exercises the belief that there's a way for artists to make a statement using their work's own subtlety and grace. Diana Markosian/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On 'Vulture Prince,' Arooj Aftab Finds New Meaning In Familiar Words

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