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Samuel King is a young, multifaceted creative from North London who specialises in spoken word and poetry. Known for his engaging stage performance, Samuel is a charismatic Host, who has compèred and performed at a variety of shows and venues across the UK and Europe, including Roundhouse, LoveBox and Edinburgh Fringe.
Having received media attention from the likes of The Guardian, Huffington Post and the Camden New Journal, Samuel is often recognised for his thought provoking, impactful pieces such as ‘Fatherless Britain‘, 'Our Iconic Land' & ‘What I Wasn't Taught In School'. Samuel is also a celebrated TEDx Speaker with his talk "If the Youth Ruled the World" fusing together poetry and public speaking. Accumulating over 2.5 MIllion views across all media platforms, Samuel is truly an captivating speaker.
Samuel brings an original, creative and versatile approach to his work; this approach comes to life in collaborative projects with brands/organisations such as the Royal Opera House, GUAP Magazine and Fuel Mobile.
Motivating, making an impact in the community, sharing his craft with the next generation and expressing his thoughts on social issues are also some of his passions. With a background in youth work/youth engagement, sociology and community development; common themes explored in his work include identity, diversity, inclusion, Black/African history, mental health awareness, personal development and empowerment.Book Now
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Samuel responded well to the brief and shared some very inspirational work for our audiences.
Samuel can use his tone, voice, and body language to express his poetry. The topics that were discussed in his work indicate how the human mind works and how easy it is to overthink and not take any action. Interestingly, Sam can fuse his spirituality into his poetry without making people feel uncomfortable despite their religion.
Students were engaged and really enjoyed the assembly. The message was really powerful and I’m hoping it has a lasting impact on motivation!
Samuel has been, and remains, an elite tier spoken word performer, immediately drawing the audience into his act. From here on Samuel King epitomised his moniker, giving a performance worthy of royalty and poet lovers alike.
Samuel is a great host he's very professional, engages the crowd amazingly and is extremely talented
The workshop, again, was engaging and the students who were lucky enough to take part did get a lot from it. (I’m making a display out of the work produced)
Sam has used his wonderful creativity with words to host shows, write and deliver spoken word which has inspired, challenged and evoked emotion to all who he presents to, including young people from every demographic, community leaders, politicians, business people, teachers and youth workers.
Samuel King is an exceptional wordsmith, performance poet, orator and griot. His energy is one that connects and conducts! There will always be more to come with Samuel, as he is a forever evolving creative. His is a channel I enjoy being tuned in to!