One artist who has learned the value of blooming where she's been planted.
Singer-songwriter, guitarist and Silver Spring, Maryland native Kyla Simone is driven by faith, music, art, and empowering women through music and creative movements. For more than 15 years Ms. Simone has been sharing her bright, bubbly spirit and soul stirring music throughout the Washington, DC area and beyond.
During the course of her career in music, Kyla Simone has been a featured artist at Google DC, the Universoul Circus, The Howard Theater, at Howard, Maryland, and Morgan State Universities, on the Atlanta Live television show, at Hotel RL, and Milkboy Art House, and the list goes on.
Beyond life as a solo artist, Ms. Simone's work continues as the Founder and CEO of Girls & Guitars Official, an initiative and live music performance platform developed to empower and equip up-and-coming and aspiring female singer-songwriters who have a passion to learn and hone their musicianship skills, using their voice to spread truth, love, and light to the world.
In addition to Girls & Guitars, Kyla is co-founder and President of My LifeArts Inc, a girls mentoring program she formed with 3 of her close girlfriends who all share a passion to empower young and teenage girls to become trailblazing women of virtue through creative art-based activities, educational and fun outings, and life skills workshops.
Kyla's life centers around using music and other creative avenues to enrich other's lives in a powerful and lasting way, while being a vessel of light and truth in the world.