I am a black queer editorial writer who specializes in music and entertainment. My goal in all that I do is to uplift marginalized voices so that they are given the platform to use their stories and talents as a gateway to their successes.Locked Pro Plan feature
With this position, upcoming hip-hop and R&B artists from niche corners around the globe are my cynosures. My intention is to make sure all creatives in the hip-hop and R&B sector are given the ability to showcase themselves so that they may connect with people and soon-to-be fans who look just like them.
Produce engaging and relevant articles on a daily basis showcasing the hottest new songs and artists for both social media and website distribution. Actively involved in cultural and creative communities to easily scout culturally inept talent for self-managed projects and interviews
Created engaging & thought-provoking articles on artists, albums, festivals, & events for online publication. Spearheaded the coordination of artist interviews, live-coverage of shows, & album/song premieres, in addition to creating editorial articles on these events. My focus with this position was to provide a platform for underrepresented (and ridiculously talented) artists of color.
Served as one of Lyrical Lemonade's first-ever womxn writers. I produced engaging and relevant articles on a daily basis showcasing the hottest new songs and artists for both social media and website distribution. My end goal with this position was to influence the LL music scene and culture by placing the most talented and culturally engaged upcoming artists onto a pedestal.
Heavily searched & scouted this generation's next top Hip-Hop artist. In addition to running the company's social media pages, creating content, & working with established artists on their music, I was able to allow top creators & influencers to leverage their platforms to advance social justice causes. Specifically worked with Alliance for Safety and Justice, the largest criminal justice reform organization in the country.
Developed creative & engaging content for a social-justice based news outlet, including but not limited to: scriptwriting, presentations, music video treatments, episodic content, etc. Consistently reviewed & edited final copies of works for accuracy & oversaw all phases of production. Exercised creative planning skills in review sessions to elevate the quality of content & designs for all forms of marketing distribution.