Kimia Penton

For fans of:India Arie, Norah Jones, Alison Krauss, Sade, Brandi Carlisle

Kimia Penton is a singer, songwriter, violinist and psychologist based in Dallas, Texas. Her music is a fusion of pop, jazz, and world music and her poignant lyrics and heartfelt vocals share the life experiences of this well-traveled, international artist. Her latest album "Where the Rain Falls" followed her successful release "Lessons from Life and Love".

Kimia was born in the Middle East, raised in London and now calls Dallas, Texas her home. Her classical training as a violinist started at age 7 and she enjoyed studying both Eastern and Western classics. In her teenage years, she began songwriting and playing the guitar as a way to share messages she was passionate about in a personal way. Kimia's songs express her love for different cultures and genres of music as well as her passion for observing and studying human behavior.

"Her vocals are mystifying and only made more otherwordly by her talented strings." - Nicole Ortiz, ORSVP magazine