User profile: Poet Kerry B
2014 National Poetry Award nominee Kerry B is a spoken word artist and author who uses hip-hop and jazz influences for his poetry. Participating in open mics and readings throughout the nation, Kerry is known for his rhyme scheme and style. His poetry is recognized to carry powerful messages, along with a passionate delivery. Kerry B is the author of the poetry books Soul Appetizer: A Sampler and An Open Table. He has also released multiple spoken word albums, including the award-winning EP Kadence of a Poetic Gentleman. Kerry B is the co-CEO of Kingdom Ink Entertainment and the co-owner of the Majesty Lounge in Bessemer, AL.