#Spoken Word Artists

Frankie Soto Poetry Genre(s) BIO/DESCRIPTION: Frankie Soto Poetry Frankie A Soto is an author and poet of Puerto Rican descent by way of New York. He a 2x winner of the Multicultural Poet of the year award from the National Spoken Word Poetry Awards. The New York Times called him an absolute force. He’s featured…

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Rashid White Spoken Word Artist, Speaker, Variety & Specialty BLACK GREEK POETS Bio   Rashid White is an Afro-Latino, Healer, Scholar, Actor, Motivational Speaker, Activist, Author, Poet, Educator, Artist, Dancer, Model, Photographer/Videographer/Content Director and Visionary. He focuses on creating art that places reflective emphasis on overcoming obstacles by shedding light on his truths. Rashid is…

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Darius Parker Spoken Word Artist, Speaker, Variety & Specialty BLACK GREEK POETS Bio   Darius Parker is a Black, Queer, Scholar, Activist, Poet, and Visionary based in Chicago, Illinois. He’s a graduate of Northern Illinois University where he received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Journalism and a minor in Black Studies. He’s the Director…

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Kwynology Spoken Word Artist, Speaker, Variety & Specialty BLACK GREEK POETS Bio   Kwyn Townsend Riley “Kwynology” is a poet, speaker, and blogger from the Southside of Chicago. She has been writing for as long as she could remember, first performed on the mic in high school and has been in love ever since. Her…

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Cierajevae Spoken Word Artist, Speaker, Variety & Specialty BLACK GREEK POETS Bio   Cierajevae is a Richmond Native serving her community as a teaching artist, a healer, Poet Laureate, writer, activist, and scholar. She reps her ancestors, & shines light on the lived experiences of the divinity in Black women & girls through poetry and…

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Dominic “Nerd” McDonald Spoken Word Artist, Speaker, Variety & Specialty BLACK GREEK POETS Bio   Dominic “Nerd” McDonald is a young Black Entrepreneur and Spoken Word artist from various cities in Los Angeles, California. He has put his views on growing up in the inner city between two households, Hip Hop music, being a social outcast,…

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Big Homey Poetry Spoken Word Artist, Speaker, Variety & Specialty BLACK GREEK POETS Bio   Jeffrey Banks is poetically known as “Big Homey”. He’s been featured in national media such as ESSENCE Magazine, Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, Radio-One Inc., the CBS Early Show and BLACK ENTERPRISE Magazine. Big Homey’s album, Exposed-The EP, is the poetic testimonial…

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Drew Drake Spoken Word Artist, Speaker, Variety & Specialty BLACK GREEK POETS Bio   Drew Drake is an Actor, Poet and Educator from Huntsville Alabama; focused on creating art that facilitates healthy dialogue for people of color. His biggest inspirations are Zora Neale Hurston and Fannie Lou Hamer. Drew is currently teaching with Urban Word…

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Lyrical Faith of Black Greek Poets Spoken Word Artist, Speaker BLACK GREEK POETS Bio   Imani J. Wallace (poetically known as “Lyrical Faith”) is the President and Founder of the Black Greek Poets. @lyricalfaithpoetry is A Bronx native born and raised. She is a Black American Educator, Activist and award-winning Spoken Word Poet. She is…

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RheaSunshine Music Bio   Award–winning wordsmith RheaSunshine is a force that weaves passion, purpose, and power into poetry. For 20 years, RheaSunshine has traveled the nation, sharing her gift of the spoken word and facilitating self-expression, liberation, and healing. Touching lives at universities and educational institutions as well as civic engagements and festivals, Rhea Carmon…

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Patrick Roche Spoken Word Artist Bio   Patrick Roche is an award-winning poet and mental health advocate. Patrick uses his performances to connect to audiences through poetry, comedy, impressions, improv, and storytelling, opening up dialogue and breaking down stigma. Videos of his work have amassed over 8.5 million views on YouTube. He placed 3rd in…

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Lady V. Poetry Spoken Word Artist Me and My Friends Change the World Bio   Lady V Poetry is a Spoken Word artist, author, and speaker from Charlotte, NC by way of Swansea SC. She speaks on diversity and sexual assault. She found poetry as a release to say things that a daughter of a…

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Jaylene Clark Owens Spoken Word Artist Bio   Jaylene Clark Owens is a Philly resident from Harlem, NY. She is a highly acclaimed poet, as well as an AUDELCO and Barrymore Award winning actress. Jaylene is the author of “AfroPoetic,” her debut collection of poetry, now available on Amazon. She has won numerous poetry slams,…

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Dan Bernitt Speaker, Spoken Word, Variety & Specialty Bio   Dan Bernitt is an award-winning playwright, performer, and teaching artist. His performances include Yelling at Bananas in Whole Foods and Phi Alpha Gamma. Hailed as “one of America’s next great monologists,” he’s been performing and touring his work in venues across the United States since…

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Akeem Olaj Spoken Word Artist Bio   Akeem Olaj is a Poet, Actor, Playwright, Architect, Martial Artist and Activist born and raised in, New Orleans, Louisiana now based in Austin, TX. He was the Co-founder and coach of Slam New Orleans Poetry Slam Team. As a Poet and Coach with Slam New Orleans , affectionately…

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SIN Spoken Word Artist, Speaker Apollo Entertainment Bio   At the intersection of poetry and hip-hop, Sin is a 23 year old independant spoken word artist. His work deals with themes of love, and self reflection as well as just some witty, rap verses with no beat to call home. He has been building his…

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