Nabihah Iqbal is a musician, producer, DJ and broadcaster from London.
2023 has been a landmark year for Nabihah, having released her sophomore album 'DREAMER' on Ninja Tune to critical acclaim, while touring her live band & DJ performances across the world.
Mixing sounds from dream pop, post punk and electronic music, 'DREAMER' is an intimate journey through snapshots and memories of Nabihah’s life, exploring personal identity and grief.
Aside from working on her own music, Nabihah has hosted a bi-weekly show on NTS Radio since 2013, exploring musical traditions and cultures without boundaries. Nabihah has frequently appeared on the BBC networks since 2018, presenting shows on BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra, Asian Network, World Service and 6Music.
She has toured extensively around the world, both as a live act and as a DJ. Performance highlights include the Tate Modern and Tate Britain, as well as the Institute of Contemporary Arts, Barbican, Victoria & Albert Museum in London, K11 Art Institute in Shanghai and MoMA PS1 in New York.
Inter-disciplinary projects form an important part of Nabihah’s work and she has collaborated with Chinese artist Zhang Ding, with Wolfgang Tillmans as part of his Tate Modern exhibition and was recently involved in a group performance at the Barbican as part of its major Basquiat retrospective.
Nabihah is also an experienced curator, running her ever-popular ‘Glory to Sound’ events in London, and curated the esteemed Brighton Festival as their Guest Director in 2023.