Simone Bridges New York, NY
Simone Bridges is a poet and emcee who was born and raised in Oakland, California. She currently lives in Brooklyn, where she has been making music for the past two years. She is also a student in the Riggio honors writing program at The New School and will be graduating with her bachelor’s degree next spring. She writes and raps and thinks about being black and queer and anxious on a daily basis. She recently released her debut full-length solo project titled Naptime, in March 2015.
Simone’s video for The Bigger Picture Campaign is “Pushin Weight.”