Manjit – Holding onto Smoke
Manjit’s soft captivating voice amplifies the sentiments of her lyrics through smooth and acoustic melodies resulting in songs that are honest, heartfelt and emotional. ‘Holding onto Smoke’ is taken from her forthcoming EP – ‘Ocean and a Curse’, produced by herself and Chris Sholar “. The song is about letting go when you don't want to. Listening to that voice inside you telling you to make the right decision even though it’s the hardest.” Manjit.
‘Holding onto Smoke’
“A beautiful minimal production that brings Manjit's seductive and intimate vocals up front and close, and draws you into her story.” Stuart Matthewman, Sade
"This is a sultry, reflective song of longing and acceptance by siren Manjit, a singer-songwriter who smoothly blends bossa nova, R&B and a hint of jazz into a soul satisfying mix." Nelson George, Music Historian & Filmmaker
"Unfolds so smoothly – love it!" Anjula Acharia-Bath
Originally from the UK, Manjit grew up to the sights and sounds of multicultural Britain, amidst a plethora of creative inspirations and influences. Through the diversity, she developed a love for soul and smooth Jazz, the perfect medium for her autobiographical song writing and escapism. Over the years Manjit has undergone a journey of highs, lows and self-discovery that have inspired her and seen her move from London to New York.