Hardeep Singh Kohli sits in
Hardeep Singh Kohli sits in to host the topical faith show. His guest this morning is Laura Mvula whose debut album "Sing to the Moon" was nominated for the prestigious Mercury Prize Album of the Year. She talks about her incredible year, her two MOBO Awards, and how her family and faith upbringing help to keep her grounded. Hardeep's faith guest is Sr Gemma Simmonds.
Producer: Hilary Robinson/Janet McLarty.
This time last year Laura Mvula was an almost unknown singer-songwriter, when her EP "She" was picked by the BBC and she was named as one of the Sounds of 2013. Then in February she released her first album ‘Sing to the Moon’ to critical acclaim and for which she received two MOBO awards and was nominated for the prestigious Mercury Music Prize. This year she's also toured America, played Glastonbury and contributed to the soundtrack of the film "12 Years A Slave" coming out on general release this week.