Kiran Ahluwalia is a modern embodiment of the vocal traditions of India and Pakistan, which she both honors and departs from in masterful ways. Her original compositions express her Indian heritage while embracing influences from West African blues, contemporary jazz and more. Ahluwalia has won two JUNO Awards (Canada’s Grammys), two Canadian Folk Music Awards and a Songlines award in the UK. She has topped multiple world music charts and garnered glowing praise from critics around the globe. Together with her six-piece band—led by artistic partner Rez Abbasi—Kiran Ahluwalia creates an unforgettable and uniquely immersive live experience, filled with intricate grooves, precise harmonies and, first and foremost, her stunning and soaring voice.