About Khadijah Moon
Khadijah carries a room like few others
in the DC Songwriters circuit.
With a persona so powerful,
she makes even the unabashed pay attention.”
-JA Thueson, founder of Songwriters & Poets
Khadijah Moon is the performance stage name of multi-disciplinary artist/scholar/educator, Dr. Khadijah Ali-Coleman. Since the start of her career, Khadijah Moon has appeared on numerous stages showcasing her talents as a versatile singer with incredible depth and musical instinct. She has appeared on renowned stages such as the Apollo Theater in New York and has shared billing at local and national festivals featuring artists such as George Clinton and Parliament, Wyclef Jean, Sheila E., Ayanna Gregory and more.
As a spoken word artist, she was featured for two years as a poetry host at Busboys & Poets in Washington, DC and has edited three volumes of the Liberated Muse anthology series featuring writers and visual artists from around the world. As a poet, singer and playwright, she has served as the Creative Director of the arts collective Liberated Muse Arts Group which she founded in 2008.
In 2016, Khadijah compiled her music into a one-woman show called Song of a Space Cadet, presented by Artscape, the nation's second largest arts festival. The production featured music, poetry and monologues to share her memoir of how she rebounded from personal and national tragedy to create powerful art. Soon after, she released a CD of the music from the show titled Song of a Space Cadet.
Honored for her artistic efforts, Khadijah has been awarded a Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award in Non-Classical Solo Performance, been named a Top Forty UNDER 40 in the Arts & Humanities from the Prince George's County Social Innovation Fund and selected as an Artist of Distinction by the organization Womanifesting, Inc.
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