Green Festival Speakers

Rha Goddess



Combining vibrant images, linguistic brilliance, hiphop rhythms, and unflappable honesty, the work of Rha Goddess artist/social activist is legendary. Her work has been internationally featured in several compilations, anthologies, forums and festivals. Rhas debut project, Soulah Vibe, received rave industry reviews from Ms. Magazine, The Source, XXL, Interview, among many others..Time Magazine called it ..one of the years coolest records.

As Founder and CEO of Divine Dime Entertainment, Ltd., she was one of the first women in Hip Hop to create, independently market and commercially distribute her own music world wide. In May 2000, Essence Magazine recognized Rha as one of 30 Women to Watch in the new millennium. In 2002, BAMs prestigious Next Wave festivals NextNext series, chose her as one of six artists deemed to be influential in the next decade.

Her activist work includes Cofounding the Sista II Sista Freedom School for Young Women of Color, and being the former International Spokeswoman for the Universal Zulu Nation. Rha has also been an encore featured keynote in the Women ; Power Summit at Omega Institute along with Iyanla Vanzant, Eve Ensler, Anita Hill, and Eileen Fisher, Jane Fonda, Alice Walker, and Marion Woodman. Rhas current projects include being the Founder and Project Director of The Next Wave of Women ; Power/We Got Issues! and working on a modern trilogy entitled, Meditations With The Goddess. LOW Part I of the Meditations Trilogy premiered at the 2006 Humana Festival for New American Plays.