Bhangra Legend Kuljit Bhamra MBE receives Doctorate in Music from University of Exeter
Kuljit Bhamra joined an acclaimed list of key figures, from sporting heroes, scientists, activists, politicians and dignitaries in being awarded a Doctorate in Music. He was joined by TV Newsreader Moira Stewart; Sir Ian Botham and Human Rights Activist Shami Chakrabarti in being presented his award. Kuljit was presented with his distinction by the Chancellor of Exeter University, Floella Benjamin, herself an actress, presenter, writer and broadcaster.
Speaking of the honour Kuljit said, “I am delighted that my music has reached people of all backgrounds and ages and that I have been able to share my passion and creativity with the world. My father had a dream that I would one day become a Doctor and now at last he can call me one!”