Mariama Whyte

Mariama Whyte is a dynamic singer, songwriter, actress and arts educator. Raised in Shaker Heights, Mariama recently starred in the highly-acclaimed “Simply Simone: The Music Of Nina Simone” at Karamu House as well as performed a special Nina Simone Tribute at The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in honor of her 2018 Induction. A recipient of The Verge Fellowship presented by Cleveland Arts Prize and CAC, Mariama has played leading roles in the Broadway National Tours of The Lion King and The

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  • "We Be One," written by Mariama Whyte, is a song portraying the oneness of all people. Everyone is connected. Directed by Brittany Blair.