This powerful Hip Hop/theater artist, sound designer, and audio engineer, is also a songwriter, producer, and natural perfumer. Nejma Nefertiti utilizes hip hop and technology as tools to empower black, brown, and first nation youth for generations to come. Her revolutionary matriarchal legacy is to create awareness, inspiration, and social change throughout the entire world, for all oppressed peoples.
She was a feature performer in Marina Celander’s solo show “Mermaid’s Howl” and in Caridad De La Luz’s (La Bruja’s) adult comedy cabaret “The Bru HA HA.” She continues to work with the legendary BreakBeat Lou, co creator of “Ultimate Breaks and Beats,” which has contributed immeasurably to Hip Hop culture, consistently performs with The Afro Yaqui Music Collective, bringing Hip Hop into dialogue with jazz, funk, soul, and indigenous musics of the 21st century, and was a featured artist in Nona Hendryx’s Rock Solid Woman. You can find her on collaborations with heavy hitter, Afrobeat/Hip Hop artist, Napoleon Da Legend, and international artists from Venezuela, North Africa, and beyond.
Nejma Nefertiti is visionary of the WomXn’s Freedom Collective Party, which proposes women’s self defense and weaponry training for the protection and freedom of all women worldwide. She was a delegate of The First Ecosocialist International, where over a hundred people came together in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, from 19 countries and five continents, 12 indigenous nations, and ecosocialist activists from 14 states of Venezuela, to collectively draft a plan of action for the salvation of Mother Earth.
She is skills with killer lyrics and a message of freedom for all boxed-minds. Mysterious and fierce, she is a warrior starting a movement to connect and unite, shining in a place where poetry will be the equivalent of the new manifestos.
Some of the places where she has performed:
*The Kennedy Center, DC
*Joe’s Pub, NYC
*The Nuyorican Poets Cafe, NYC
*La MaMa ETC, NYC
*The Red Rooster/Ginny’s Supper Club, NYC
*The Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC
*The Pyramid Club, NYC
*Bronx Museum of the Arts, NYC
*Howl! Happening Gallery, NYC
*The Commons Cafe, NYC
*Cornelia Street Cafe, NYC
*The Regent, Los Angeles, CA
*The Airliner, Los Angeles, CA
*The Rhythm Lounge, Los Angeles, CA
*The Federal Bar, Los Angeles, CA
*The Kasil Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
*Apache Café, Atlanta, GA
*The James Street Gastropub and SpeakEasy, Pittsburgh, PA
*The Stage at Karma, Pittsburgh, PA
*The New Hazlett Theater, Pittsburgh, PA
*The Kelly Strayhorn Theater, Pittsburgh, PA
*City of Asylum, Pittsburgh, PA
*The Zenbarn, VT
*Feast & Field, VT
*Bar Renard, Montreal, Quebec
*OriGn, Montreal, Quebec
*Agua Negra, Palmarejo, & Taria in Yaracuy, Venezuela
Full Sail University — Bachelor of Science in Music Production, 2015 | Valedictorian