fierce, beautiful , charming and above all is an all rounder talent. This stunning South London talent has the power to captivate any audience. She is bringing her charm, her humour and lovable style to Divas of colour 2014. Hopefully to make it a day worth talking about.
Kimona’s distinctive style is inspired by 1950′s Hollywood glamour and could be your urban scenes modern day pin up girl. Not only can she sing, she can act too.
At the age of 11 Kimona secured a church solo and since then has remained relentless in pursing music as a career with her mother’s encouragement nurturing her love to sing. While in college, Kimona starred in a sold out school production ‘Bling’ which premiered at the Battersea Art Centre and also was included in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where it was completely sold out. The ‘Bling’ tour ended on a very high note in New York at Thomas Jefferson High school and Brooklyn University.
Becoming now a respected name in punk house scenes, and was in the line up for the UK Funky Live show at Wembley Arena in 2009. Kimona has also had the great privilege to support US acts Mario and Omarion.
Kimonaʼs first hit was a song produced by the talented Crazy Cousinz entitled ʻI See Youʼ and quickly became a club smash and achieved over 400,000 hits on YouTube. Its rhythmic dance beat perfectly compliments her soulful voice. You will never fail to be amazed by the huge voice emanating from such a petite young woman. Isn’t she a diva?
To listen to her epic voice, find here a link to her soundcloud where you can listen to her recently released EP.