Sudan Archives is an American singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist from Cincinnati, Ohio. She first gained attention with her self-released recordings on SoundCloud, which showcased her unique blend of R&B, soul, and experimental music. Sudan Archives is known for her use of the violin, which she often loops and layers in her music, and her captivating live performances. She has been praised for her powerful and soulful voice, as well as her innovative and genre-defying approach to music. Sudan Archives has released several successful EPs and albums, including "Sudan Archives" (2017), "Athena" (2019), and “Natural Brown Prom Queen” (2022), which have received widespread critical acclaim. With her unique sound and captivating live performances, Sudan Archives is considered one of the most exciting and innovative artists in the R&B and experimental music scenes.