Karma Mikel, a powerful, young  artist has emerged in the Valley  and is creating a stir with her mu sic, raw talent and God-given gifts.  An Atlanta native with family roots  in south Phoenix, Karma Mikel is a  multitalented singer, songwriter, and  rapper. She’s a graduate of Saguaro  High School in Scottsdale, Ariz., and  The Conservatory of Recording Arts  and Sciences in Gilbert, Ariz.  

After graduation, Karma Mikel  returned to Atlanta and completed  an internship with Twelve Music  Group and Tay’Lord Management  Agency. Finding the Atlanta mar 

ket oversaturated with talented musicians and artist, she returned to  Phoenix to pursue her music career.  Karma Mikel founded “StarKnnect,” a creative networking organization, recorded her own music  and enrolled in Mesa Community  College’s vocal performance pro gram where she received her classical  training and sang the college’s con cert choir.  

Karma Mikel began performing  her original music and covers at the  Poetic Soul event in central Phoenix. Performing weekly allowed  Karma to perfect her craft, generate  a following and create networking  opportunities. She performed her  ground-breaking song, “I Don’t’  Think You Like Me” and received  Poetic Soul’s longest standing ovation in its five-year history.  To gain momentum, she partnered with Degenerate Genius, a  marketing platform, to develop a vi sion and game plan for her music career. She quickly released the music  video for “I Don’t Think You Like  Me” and continued to record and  publish her original music on Apple  Music, Spotify and SoundCloud.  In late March 2021, Luxe & City,  a Scottsdale Fashion House and Creative Marketing & Design Agency,  hosted their first open mic. Karma  Mikel entered and won the competition which included cash prizes, a

photoshoot, and booking as featured  artist on First Friday at the Golden  Margarita on Roosevelt Row in  downtown Phoenix, 7:30pm Friday,  May 7. The event is free, but RSVP  is required at Luxeandcity.com.  Karma Mikel will have merchandise  available for her fanbase, which she  refers to as Karmaleons.  Karma Mikel’s is currently work ing on new tracks for her next project, Thoughts of Mind, a collection  of original music set for release this  summer and developing.

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