Special performance of “Child of the Sun” and “Burning in Birmingham”


Amy León

Amy León is a musician, a poet, an activist and an educator. She performs frequently all over New York and has toured numerous times throughout Europe performing in collaboration with the BBC, Roundhouse, The Battersea Arts Center, Amnesty International and more. An alumna of the Nuyorican Slam Team, she fuses music and poetry through powerfully transparent performances focusing on social inequalities while celebrating love, blackness and what it means to be woman. She is the author of two collections of poetry: the water under the bridge and Mouth Full of Concrete, and has just released her debut album, Something Melancholy. Amy is currently working on a new play and her next EP, while anxiously awaiting the release of her first children's book via Walker Books in 2019. 


Instagram: @amyleonmusic

Twitter: @amydelilahleon


Spotify: Amy León

2017Annie Greene