“Kadija Kamara has soul” CLASH
"Kadija Kamara is set for big things this year" - Indie Shuffle
“Cinematic Funky … it's hard to ignore” EARMILK
“a funkier version of St. Vincent or a younger version of Lenny Kravitz” - The Revue
“inspiring personality - matching her soulful music” - Female First
“infectious singing and harmonies” - MTV Wrap-Up
“luscious powerful vocals” - Get In Her Ears
“Smooth, sultry vocals” - Girls Underground Music
Based in London, Kadija Kamara is a singer songwriter who best describes her sound as ‘Alt Soul’. With a love of 60’s and 70’s analogue sounds, Kadija combines her affinity for retro soul music with a host of modern influences. To date, her accomplishments include winning the MTV Iggy Artist Of The Week poll, voted by readers and being awarded funding for her Artist Development Programme by PRS for Music. From collaborations with the likes of Joey Negro, Zed Bias plus many more, writing with Artists, to backing vocals for Zara McFarlane on ...Later With Jools Holland. Kadija has released records under various labels, including Z Records, Defected, and Soul Heaven among others.
Kadija recently curated a night called Lady, which showcases leading female musicians in the underground and commercial music scenes. She currently holds a residency at the popular Music venue 'The Finsbury', with label/promoters Lost In The Manor. Its huge running success led to the first Lady Festival at ‘Pop Brixton’ in October last year, marking the first Birthday of LADY & LADY Live Events.
Having had the stunning ‘Eyes On You’ selected by readers for Tom Robinson’s Fresh On The Net’ this 2018. Praise has followed from the likes of CLASH, Indie Shuffle, The Revue, EARMILK, Get In Her Ears and Hype Machine to name a few. Kadija released her long-awaited EP Nothing Left To Lose this 2018, with a diverse set of songs showcasing her broad, emotional range and tinderbox potential.
Extremely well received across the globe, Kadija was 1 of 7 Artists selected to plays at Tramlines TEN via the apply to play process this 2018. With a stunning performance on The Library Stage, Kadija's grabbed the attention of the BBC Introducing Sheffield team, who praised her performance on the BBC Introducing Sheffield show.
With great new music on the horizon, Kadija is ready to bring even more fire to the table in 2019.
Nothing Let To Lose – EP IT’S OFFICIAL! I have a new EP OUT NOW! Ecstatic to share with you ‘Nothing Left To Lose’ (EP) Available to buy and stream via all digital stores: http://smarturl.it/NothingLeftToLoseEP I know it’s taken a long time, but I finally did it! Each song tells a different story … Each song has it’s own vibe.. I really hope you like it! I’ve worked with some of the most talented, dedicated & supportive team, who I like to call my family. Thank you to everyone involved in this project, WE DID IT!! Really hope you like it. Let me know your thoughts. KK xRead More
LADY Presents: LADY Festival @ Pop Brixton “A Festival Curated For Leading Ladies” 15.10.17 Time: 12:00pm – 23:00pm Doors: FREE ENTRY Age: All Ages LADY is approaching its 1st Birthday in Nov 2017. In celebration of it’s successful year, the Festival will include a larger line-up of new and previous performers from it’s Monthly event. Kadija Kamara / Heidi Vogel / Joan Thiele Natalie Duncan / Louise Golbey / STAC Verushka / Aadae / MwS Duo / Handson Family (DJ) Cherrie Flava (DJ) + More 10 + Leading Female bands & DJs will take over the ‘Pop Box’ at ‘Pop Brixton’ in South London. Showcasing a range of musical genres from Soul, Latin, Jazz, Rock, Pop and Electronic music. Crossing the river from it’s monthly North London home at The Finsbury, this all day event is FREE ENTRY and open to ALL AGES. Performers consist of British homegrown & International talents, known commercially and within the underground music scene. The platform aims to showcase Leading Female bands to new audiences. Together under one roof, celebrating the LADY. Click For More Event […]Read More
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