I am one of the many people who love art and music. There may be difference between the two but music is also a form of art. I love it because there is this feeling of freedom when I am expressing myself through singing or playing of instruments. It is also amazing and sometimes surreal to listen to artists whose lyrics are very relatable. One great of that is Kina Grannis.
Who is Kina Grannis?
Kina is a budding music artist with a truly promising talent. When I say this, I mean she’s the kind that I am sure would not become popular because of autotune and highly commercial voice and soundtracks. Many will surely agree with me if I say her is an art, a music that really speaks of what and how we all feel about certain things such as love and life. Unlike other superstar music pop icon today such as Lady Gaga and Beyonce, the rising star has a voice that cuts through the air. It’s very clear and crisp, yet at the same time so emotional and overflowing with feelings.
When she was young she used to sing with her sisters while doing household chores such as the dishes. When she turned 15, she discovered a classical guitar owned by her aunt. That moment, it was like magic because she found something she can use to express herself without limitations. This is why on her 16th birthday she got a guitar as a gift. From then on, she began creating very human and passionate melodies and lyrics. The next moments are performances in numerous small and big events and venues.
Elements – Her sophomore album
Ms. Grannis broke into the mainstream industry when she released her debut album Stairwells. With her breezy vocals backed up by light percussion and gauzy strings, she instantly landed in the Billboard charts. Obviously, she’s a made a name for herself because of her perseverance, determination and of course raw talent. Continue reading →