Camille Safiya is an artist in the purest form. From an accomplished painter, to pushing out amazing music, she creates to touch lives. Camille Safiya is for the people, for the most common woman to the most intricate personality. As a young revolutionary spirit she grew up traveling the world with her mother’s Feminist movement, protesting against domestic violence and global civil rights issues before she could even walk. Her music today is a melting pot of all she’s learned from her family and world travels.
Drawing inspiration from the likes of Bob Marley, Billie Holiday, Amy Winehouse, Lauryn Hill, Mary J Blige, Nas, MIA, Nneka and Damian Marley has allowed Camille Safiya to create her unique and empowering sound. Following her 2013 debut release, “ISLAND BLUES | The Sonic Memoirs”, she released her “24K” album in January of 2015, which she calls, “her treasure chest of gold that she has to give to the world”. Camille Safiya has graced countless stages from New York to Philadelphia, from Toronto to Atlanta. In March of 2015 she will make her debut at the SXSW Festival. 2015 is shaping up to be an extraordinary year for Camille Safiya, pay attention while you can keep up.