Voyage to India is a continuation of India's musical journey, a natural progression, the reflection of an artist's love for her art and its divine connection to life.
Thankfully, Arie keeps the music light and flowing, so even the most self-righteous lines breeze by.
While, at times, Voyage to India seems a bit too preachy, Arie has a way of bringing everything together in a very palatable way.
A collection of bright acoustic guitars, sumptuous bass lines, earthy midrange singing and lyrics that often have the deep emotions and romantic notions of a teenage girl's diary.
On her underwhelming second album, we realise how nu-sould would sound stripped of all sonic invention, mischief and sensuality. [Dec 2002, p.151]