Queen Sheba 60 Second Bio: Born in Detroit, MI, now living in Atlanta GA - Queen Sheba is the 2018 Creative Loafing People’s Choice Spoken Word Artist of the year! Recently featured on Robert Glasper's latest album "F-Yo-Feelings" track #11
She also received the Gentlemen’s Foundation ‘Gentle Woman of Artistry’ of the Year 2018 award for her work in the community for HIV Prevention.
A Int’l 4 Countries Slam Champion, two time National Poetry Slam Champ, three time Regional Poetry Slam Champ and a ‘Women of the World’ & Individual World Poetry Slam Finalist.
Sheba is also a featured performer on season two of Verses and Flow, brought to you by Lexus on TV One, and has been on Spoken, a featured poet on Lyric Café on BET, 106 & Park, the Apollo and the feature length film ‘Spit’.
Sheba has six albums, two of which were up for a Grammy under the Spoken Word category and she is a two-time NAACP Image Award Nominee. Her works have appeared in numerous anthologies, magazines including Vibe Online and the focus of college student’s papers. Queen Sheba has two books: From Foster Care to Fame short stories and poems too long for three minutes and Run Ugly! A motivational book for runners.
With a Masters in Poetry from Queens University Spoken Word artist, motivational speaker, comedian, and bathroom concert singer, Sheba tours internationally and has conducted performances and workshops at over 200 colleges and universities domestic and abroad and has recently become the newest Creative Writing Professor at the Historically Black Clark Atlanta University where she teaches Poetry, Story Telling and Fiction.
YouTube: We Are The Women
YouTube: It will pass
YouTube: Domino Affect
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