kindredKindred the Family Soul, also referred to as Kindred, is an American R&B, soul, and neo soul duo consisting of the married couple of Fatin Dantzler and Aja Graydon. Kindred emerged from the Philadelphia neo soul movement and signed to the Hidden Beach label that also included Jill Scott, who discovered them while the couple was performing at the Black Lily Film & Music Festival. After two years of work on the CD, Hidden Beach issued their debut album Surrender to Love in February 2003, which included the songs “Stars” and “Far Away”. Their follow-up album was 2005’s In This Life Together – its title being a reference to Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee’s 1998 book With Ossie & Ruby: In This Life Together and spawning the single “Where Would I Be (The Question).” The duo was nominated for a Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Album, Group Band or Duo for Surrender to Love in 2004 and a BET Award for the BET  “Cool Like That Award” in 2006. The group’s third LP, The Arrival, was released on October 21, 2008.  In alignment with their 15th Anniversary celebrating Great Artists and Great Music, Hidden Beach, now Hidden Beach Experiences, will be releasing a compilation of the greatest hits while at Hidden Beach on the album “Family Treasures” available for digital download on November 13, 2013