The Cover Story: Arooj Aftab

The audio version of our Issue 132 cover story, featuring Arooj Aftab.

"I think of a thing, and then I ask, ‘What is the history? Is there a depth behind it?’"

Composer, vocalist, Grammy-award winner, storyteller. Arooj Aftab is reimagining the music of centuries past, and making history as she goes. We meet the Pakistani artist for our June cover story. Written by Michelle Hyun Kim and narrated by Keziah Wenham-Kenyon.