SWEDEN | 2022 PARTICIPANT | TEAM 8
The Grammy-nominated artist Sara Ajnnak from Sápmi (Sweden) creates something very personal, the traditional yoik mixed with oriental strings, electronic influences in a contemporary and updated soundscape of the north. Her strength as a performer is the way she communicates emotions through her voice.
Sara write her lyrics in ume sami language which are one of the endangered Sami languages. Step by step has Sara regained her language, at the debut album Suojggat she use her traditional language official for the first time.
Sara Ajnnak grew up in a reindeer herding family in Sápmi (Northern Sweden). have a close relationship to the nature. Nature is the true sours of inspiration for Sara and you can actually hear the close relationship in her music and liveperfomances.