Born into a Sikh family in Tottenham, Amrit Kaur is a singer-songwriter, Sarangi player and vocalist in genres of Punjabi folk, R&B and soul. She also plays the Mbira and Dilruba. Based in London, she tours internationally as a performer, educator and social entrepreneur. Amrit has composed music for BBC television series and theatre productions. She studied BA and MA History at SOAS, University of London. She is also a Global Youth Ambassador for 'TheirWorld'.