Aspiring pop singer Anjali Ranadive, daughter of Kings principal owner Vivek Ranadive, has released a new music video for “We Turn Up,” a single she performed in April when the Kings played the Los Angeles Lakers.
At that halftime performance, the Indian-American singer danced with Kings cheerleaders and even brought her famous father out on the floor for a spin. In the video, she shares the spotlight with rapper French Montana (as well as a monkey and an elephant).
Shot in a desert, this paean to up-all-night dancing displays its South-Asian influences proudly, both visually and sonically. In it, a baseball-hat-and-bindi sporting Ranadive gets the party started by throwing a handful of colored powder on her off-road-driving friends.
The video has already received endorsements from rappers from both Southern and Northern California:
Her father also offered a tweet of approval: