Kina Grannis Shares Her Crazy 2011 with Buzznet

What did you achieve in 2011 that you are most proud of?

Completing the “In Your Arms” music video without completely losing my mind in the process. Playing shows in 3 continents. Not falling on my face on national television.

What was the biggest obstacle 2011 presented?

Mentally coping with the fact that I was still working on a video that was conceived in 2009, keeping it a secret and not ODing on jelly beans while making it.

What was your theme song this year?

Wait It Out – Imogen Heap

What is your New Year’s Resolution?

I am always working on all the same things. Make more time for creating music. Be kinder. Be a better sister. Be a better daughter. Be a better friend. Be healthier. Give more. Floss more. Read more. Live in the moment. Keep perspective. Get outside. Learn to be my best self. Care less about what people think about me. Trust myself. The list goes on and on…

What was your favorite album of 2011?

Bon Iver – Bon Iver

What are some big things on your to-do list for 2012?

Tour Europe, tour Asia, tour Australia, write an album, record an album, run a half marathon.

Fill in the blank: “It’s 2012, I can’t believe we don’t have _____ yet”

It’s 2012, I can’t believe we don’t have artificially longer days yet.

Make sure to check out all of out Best of 2011 content here! Happy New Year!