A Lady Named Pearl

A Lady Named Pearl

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A Lady Named Pearl is a Haitian-American rapper, professor, and model, a true renaissance woman whose rich life experiences are expressed through Hip Hop beats peppered with Afro-Caribbean influences.

Biography

A Lady Named Pearl, is a model, artist and professor.

Pearl was born and raised in Miami, FL to parents that migrated from Haiti to the United States. Her music is an infusion of afro-caribbean hip hop, while blending empowering lyrics with beauty and style.

She's won acclaim in the industry, touring with and opening for various platinum selling artists. Pearl has also appeared in national publications including JET and Ebony Magazines. She toured more than 220 cities with Ebony Fashion Fair as a runway model with proceeds benefiting underprivileged children's educational goals.

In October 2010, Pearl released her first single, “Unstoppable” and music video, which has been named a top ten video by Defend Haiti. In February 2011, Pearl released her second single "Jungle Love." Moreover, she recently released her third single “Dominate.” Pearl performed at Miami Reggae Festival 2011 and Winter Music Conference 2011 and 2012.

Pearl released her debut album "Transformation" on June 15, 2012.

Some of Pearl’s influences include Fela, Andre 3000, Miriam Makeba, Bjork, Grace Jones, Lauryn Hill and Emeline Michel.

Pearl currently serves as an adjunct professor at Clark Atlanta University's School of Business.

Discography

Singles -
Unstoppable
Jungle Love
Dominate

LPs -
Transformation