Khari B.

Position: Producer/Lead Vocal
Power: Lyrical Pyrokinetic

Frankie Blaze

Position: MD/Lead Guitar
Power: 5-String Weapons Master

Jeff Harris

Position: Bass
Power: 6-String Beast

Khari Lemuel

Position: E-cello/voice
Power: Invisible Assassin

Saalik Ziyad

Position: Vocals
Power: Lightning wielder

ZPia Renee

Position: Vocals
Powers: Fire Goddess

Kevin Nabors

Position: Tenor Sax
Power: Sharp Shooter

Corey Wilkes

Position: Trumpet/Cornet
Power: Intracellular Renovator

Mwata Bowden

Position: Bari Sax/Woodwinds
Power: Earth mover

Tina M. Howell

Position: Siren
Power: Vocals of Steel

Aum Mu Ra

Position: Guitar Gunner
Power: 7 Chakra Manipulator

James "Cuz" Thomas

Position: Drummer
Power: Rhythmic Hypnotist

Discopoetry

Introducing Discopoetry, the pinnacle of the performance poetry experience, bringing a unique music-fused styling in to what is recognized as Spoken Word today.  Our mission is 2 artistically use the power of word 2 uplift, educate and inspire people to improve the conditions of the world around them. From the halls of Poetry, Jazz, Funk, Soul, and Rock there is no simple categorization of this combination except maybe by saying…

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Discopoet Khari B. - Bio

Discopoet Khari B. is a spoken word musician and educator working internationally as both a performer and instructor in the literary arts. With a reputation for delivering powerful performances with intense instrumental accompaniment, Khari B.'s energetic nature is inextricably tied to growing up in Chicago's House music scene and being the son of two educators, one being acclaimed woodwindist, Mwata Bowden.  His inspirational and mentally rousing work has been requested across the globe, staking out a place in the hearts of audiences and appealing to a diversity of fans spanning multiple ages and ethnicities.

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Upcoming Events

Friday, November 21, 2014
One-Man Show of Art By Negro, A Redo
Khari B. + Jonathan Woods + Jovia Armstrong + Renee Baker

A poetic exploration of self-definition, image and power in a "Post Black" world
@ DuSable Museum, 740 E 56th Pl
Chicago
6:30pm
$20 adv/$25 door
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Friday, November 28, 2014
AfroFuturistic
DJ's Sean Alvarez, Rae Chardonnay and host Discopoet Khari B.

Underground Wonder Bar, 710 N Clark St.
Chicago
9:30pm-3:30am
$5
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Friday, December 12, 2014
THE 10th ANNUAL DEBAUCHERY BALL
DJ's BIG WILL, Craig Alexander and Chris Underwood
w/ host and b-day boy Discopoet Khari B.

special guest DJ's Craig Elliot and Nostalgia
Chicago
U know the deal. Detail pending 4 the privileged
Just mark your calendars and prepare!

Booking Info

Ced Love

773-429-6133

Discopoetry Liason

cedlove@disco-poetry.com

Management Info

open position

serious inquires only

773-429-6133 2 apply

info@disco-poetry.com

Publicity Info

Temple Thaxton

773-294-2929

Thaxton Events & Public Relations

temple.thaxton@att.com