Vital Voices Series 2021-2022


The Vital Voices Series is a call for the celebration of BIPOC artists. Each month, this series will highlight the work of one BIPOC artist, where audiences have the opportunity to engage in critical conversations, cultivate active learning, and celebrate the incredible work being stewarded by BIPOC artists in our community.

2021-2022 Lineup

  • Queen Allotey-Pappoe – September 10th
  • Kid Renaissance – October 16th
  • Fran Collazo – November 13th
  • Chummeng Soun – December 11th
  • Gwendolyn Lanier – January 8th
  • Chi Tashi – February 12th

October Artist – Kid Renaissance

Kid Renaissance is a 19-year-old musician from Worcester Massachusetts. Him and his producer Hibernated are blazing a new path in the Pop R&B space. Combining elements of funk, Lo-Fi, and contemporary R&B into their own unique blend of Pop music. Strongly influenced by Duckwrth, Childish Gambino, and Frank Ocean. Following the independent releases of Kid’s first four records, he is moving forward towards the release of his first EP.

Each interview will be held in person at 12PM EST at:

Lowell TeleMedia Center, 246 Market Street in Lowell, MA 

A small audience will be socially distanced and masked. The event will later be posted to our YouTube channel. Regardless of vaccination status, everyone in attendance must wear a mask.

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