Baraka May is a seasoned professional vocalist and award-winning beatboxer, vocal arranger, and songwriter. Her work includes studio sessions, live performances, writing, arranging, and vocal coaching.
Baraka's credits include The Lorax, Men In Black III, Ice Age IV: Continental Drift, OZ the Great and Powerful, Real Steel, John Carter , Behind the Candelabra, Cirque Du Soleil: Iris, Muse: The 2nd Law, Medieval Times, Oprah, JC Penny, Microsoft, CoverGirl, Old Navy, Dr. Pepper, KEARTH 101.1, CBS channel 2, and KCAL channel 9 . Her live performances have been featured at The Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Edison Field, Disney Grand Californian Hotel, and more.
As a songwriter, Baraka combines influences of jazz, pop, rock, and gospel. Her work as a singer ranges from pop, r&b, gospel, and rock to classical, musical theater, ethereal, ethnic and jazz.
To hear recordings and find out more information, visit www.barakamay.com or www.myspace.com/barakamay