Feat. Stewart Copeland (The Police), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (UK), Peter Yarrow (Peter Paul & Mary), Philip Lawrence (Bruno Mars), Patti Austin, Ladysmith Black Mambazo (S. Africa), Soweto Gospel Choir (S. Afrcia), Wouter Kellerman, Amitabh Bachchan, Kabir Sehgal, Shankar Mahadevan, Ani Choying Drolma, Frances Fisher, Christoper Tin, Brent Fisher and over 500 musicians from across the globe!
Shanti Samsara was launched by Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi & President of France François Hollande at the United Nations COP21 (Paris) in the presence of UN General Secretary Ban Ki Moon.
All Music Composed and Arranged by Ricky Kej
Album Produced by Ricky Kej, Wouter Kellerman, Vanil Veigas, Kabir Sehgal, Raghava KK
Executive Producers: Sunny Singh, Patti Austin, Steve Robertson, Brent Fisher, Michelle Ito, Bradford Rogers, Thom “TK” Kidd, Herb Trawick, William Kelly Milionis
Album Engineered by Vanil Veigas (Except where indicated)
Album Mixed by Vanil Veigas and PA Deepak (Except where indicated)
Orchestra Conducted and Arranged by Manoj George (Except where indicated)
Arrangements and Production (Asia): Joshua Cheek
Album Mastered by Gavin Lurssen of Lurssen Mastering
Cover Art: HariHaran
CD Art: Raghava KK
Art Direction: Sithesh Govind
Calligraphy: Jamyang Dorjee
Liner Notes: Kabir Sehgal
Creative and Philosophical Mentor: Swaminathan Gurumurthy
Artistic Mentor: Steve Robertson and Project Peace on Earth (LA)
Special Thanks: General Nirmal Chander Vij, Ashok Wangdi, Union Minister (India) Ananthkumar, YK Muddukrishna, Subhash Chandra, Anuttama Ganguli, Gaurav Jang, Anurag Bedi, Varsha Kej, Wouter Kellerman, Rosy Singh, Nripendra Misra, Tanmay Mehta, Pritam Sharma, Sunny Singh, Raghava KK, Anjli Vyas, Atin Sharma.
Music Video Team (With Gratitude): Sairam Sagi, Frederic Ollerstam, Louie Schwartzberg, Mark Magidson, Pratheek Shetty, Amoghavarsha, Pradeep Nayak.
Ricky Kej Managed by Varsha Kej
Ricky Kej Assisted by Genevieve Diana D'Silva
Social Media, Public Relations: Joshua Cheek (Blue Sky Music)
Spearheaded by Grammy® Award Winning composer/producer Ricky Kej (India) and inspired by his conversation with the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, SHANTI SAMSARA is truly a global endeavor featuring over 500 musicians from across the globe.