Anoushka recently performed a memorable show at the iconic BBC Proms which was live-streamed from the Royal Albert Hal. First was the UK Premiere of her duet Variations with electronic musician Gold Panda, and then orchestrated versions of her songs alongside Manu Delago, Jules Buckley and the Britten Sinfonia. The show can be streamed within the UK via BBC iPlayer or listened to globally through the BBC sounds app for just a few more weeks! Find the links below.
Wednesday, September 9th, 2020
Thursday, August 27th, 2020
Anoushka’s first show back after lockdown will be live-streamed from the beautiful Royal Albert Hall for The Proms on Friday 4th September. To tune in please click here
Following this she will be showcasing her Reflektor Tour in Hamburg, Germany from the 5th – 8th November at the amazing Elbphilharmonie Hamburg. If you’d like to spend a long weekend with her and hear lots of different music please click the link below which will show you all her upcoming performance dates along with ticket links.
For all tour dates: https://www.anoushkashankar.com/tour
Tuesday, August 25th, 2020
Those Words Music Video
Throughout lockdown Shilpa Rao, Ayanna Witter-Johnson and Anoushka Shankar managed to pull together and create a new music video for the song Those words. They shot this video entirely during lockdown with the help of the gorgeous dancers Guro Nagelhus-Schia and Vebjørn Sundby to mirror the nostalgic and bittersweet feeling of the song.
Watch it here
Sunday, August 23rd, 2020
There has been some new music collaborations released during lockdown. Anoushka was lucky enough to feature as a solo artist on none other than His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s new album Inner world. Have a listen to the track Ama La here!
Alongside this she released a new song by Soundwalk Collective featuring Patti Smith called Knowledge of Self from their album Peradam. Watch the video here!
Saturday, August 22nd, 2020
Pin Your Thanks
So many charities are doing wonderful work to help people in need throughout this pandemic, such as the team at ‘pin your thanks’. Anoushka has created one of the designs for these pins and feels great knowing all profits will be donated to NHS charities. These ‘People’s Medals’ can be gifted as a heartfelt thanks to those who’ve helped during the Covid-19 pandemic.
She chose to design a tree motif to symbolise growth, strength, regeneration and wisdom.
Friday, February 7th, 2020
Anoushka's brand new EP, 'Love Letters', is a collection of songs about love, heartbreak and healing. It features amazing artists such as Ibeyi Alev Lenz, Shilpa Rao, and Ayanna Witter-Johnson.
Anoushka recently played this new music at three sold out shows in London and will soon be touring them again in India this February.
Thursday, February 6th, 2020
2020 marks 100 years since Anoushka’s legendary father Ravi Shankar’s birth.
To mark the centenary the Shankar family are organising a series of Gala celebrations around the world in association with various venues.
Friday, January 10th, 2020
Anoushka Shankar announces the release of her new single Those Words, featuring British composer, singer and cellist Ayanna Witter-Johnson and renowned Indian singer Shilpa Rao.
The track is taken from her upcoming EP, Love Letters, out on Mercury KX on 7th February.
Wednesday, December 4th, 2019
New Lyric video for “Loveable”
Check out the new video for "Loveable".
Music video by Anoushka Shankar performing Lovable (Lyric Video).
- Bright Eyes 06:25
- Those Words 04:11
- Lovable 03:21
- Space 02:23
- Wallet 03:30
- In This Mouth 04:32
Released: Feb 7, 2020
℗ 2020 Mercury KX, a division of Decca Music Group Limited
Sitarist, composer, producer: Anoushka Shankar is a singular, genre-defying figure within the classical and contemporary, acoustic and electronic world music scenes.
Her dynamic and spiritual musicality has garnered several prestigious accolades, including six Grammy® Award nominations, recognition as the youngest and first female recipient of a British House of Commons Shield, credit as an Asian Hero by TIME Magazine, two Eastern Eye Awards for Music and a Songlines Best Artist Award. Anoushka has the notable honour of becoming the first Indian musician to perform live at the Grammy® Awards.