About Kibra

Kibra, an emerging Toronto-based R&B and Soul artist, effortlessly captivates audiences with her seamless blend of smooth soulful melodies and captivating vocals. Drawing inspiration from her diverse upbringing and life experiences, she curates a unique musical journey that fearlessly tackles social issues, fosters hope, and inspires love.

Kibra has an array of influences for reasons ranging from vocal ability to how they instilled their activism within their music. This includes Stevie Wonder, Lauryn Hill, Nina Simone and Beyoncé, to name a few. In addition to her artistry, Kibra hopes to be recognized as someone who is a actively building community.

Her single, "Rain or Shine," has amassed over 300,000 streams and garnering accolades on Spotify editorial playlists. In addition, her soul-stirring performance of her single "Laydown" went viral, amassing over 1 million views and the highest number of interactions ever achieved by a Canadian artist on the notable Instagram platform, RNB Radar.

  • With the highly anticipated release of her debut album, "Soul Butter," slated for 2024, Kibra is set to redefine the boundaries of soul music. Seamlessly exploring various sub-genres within the realm of soul, she masterfully showcases her artistic versatility while staying true to her distinctive sound.

    Kibra has headlined prestigious stages such as TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival), Afrofest Canada, Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, and Yonge and Dundas Square. Her performances transcend boundaries, leaving an indelible mark on her audience. She has also graced international stages, including SXSW in Austin, Texas and AfroChic in Accra, Ghana, where her magnetic stage presence and heartfelt connection with the crowd elevate her performances to extraordinary heights. She has also collaborated with Sofar Sounds on numerous occasions, where she was showcased her talents to new fans across North America.

    Prepare to be enchanted as Kibra takes you on an unforgettable musical journey, captivating your heart and soul with her unparalleled talent, unwavering passion, and unforgettable performances.

Destination Toronto | Sofar Sounds Interview