As humans, we inherently seek, crave, and thrive on love. We just chase it like a predator or dawn on the heels of darkness. The primordial bond between instinct and passion drives Kimbra’s 2018 third full-length album, Primal Heart [Warner Bros. Records]. An admission during the track “Human,” “I got a heart that’s primal,” codifies a poignant, prescient, and pervasive theme for the art pop songstress. “It tapped on an interesting rawness about what it means to have a heart that cries out for love as a primal need,” she exclaims. “There’s a vulnerability to that as well as a sense of coming back to truth.