From the first note, Snatam Kaur's new release, Beloved, gives you that gift. The opening track, invites you to travel away from the chaos to a place of priceless peace. From there, the album builds landscapes of song that have Snatam Kaur's voice opening up in totally new directions from her previous albums.
Snatam worked with a new producer, recording live in-studio with her band, with music that has been nurtured and developed over the last few years. What Snatam shares on this album is raw and rich and filled with her love and longing for the Beloved.
Kaur fans will find she does it again, finding that perfect place where her voice and music takes you into a deeply blissful space. Snatam also shares a few more traditional Gurbani Kirtan tracks on this album, an ancient devotional musical style of the Sikhs from Northern India. The flawless composition and rich vocals are sure to move traditionalists, as well as people new to this style of music. The high-energy track Har Uplift has been a favorite in her concerts for the last year and her fans are sure to celebrate its inclusion on the album. Snatam also wrote a deeply personal love song to the waters of the planet, born from her deep passion for the environment and for bringing awareness to the importance of taking care of it