Official Biography (courtesy of Kim Tibbs)
What some may call "luck," others call destiny. Since birth, Kim Tibbs has been honing her craft...Crediting her late father, Pastor Robert L. Tibbs for her musical ability, Kim has over thirty years of musical experience as an accomplished Arranger, B-3 Organist, Keyboardist, Lyricist, Pianist, Producer, and Songwriter. Kimberly is currently an Endorsed Hammond Artist with Hammond Organ Company USA, a Roland Artist with Roland Corporation US, a Peavey Artist with Peavey Amplifiers USA, and a Slick Audio Recording Artist; as well as a Staff Writer for the Songs of Love Foundation; Kimberly is also a Council Member of the Board of Advisers in the College of Arts located at J.C. Calhoun Community College. Kimberly holds a Bachelors of Arts and Science in Business Administration, Double Masters Degrees in Organizational Leadership and Masters of Business in Public Administration as well as currently working on a Doctorate of Business Administration in Leadership. Kim is also a Fashion Designer. Her fashion specializes in one of a kind bold, eclectic, and unique hand-crafted pieces ranging from women’s fashions to household goods.
As an Artist, Kim Tibbs has gained international acclaim with her release, "...Kim." Her single, I Need You For Your Love, entered the Official U.K. Soul Charts at Number #24, November 6, 2016 and in two weeks, it skyrocketed to Number #1 along with the second single, "Soul!" staying there for Four Consecutive weeks, before ending the yearly chart at a respective Number #2. The single, "I Need You For Your Love," landed at Number #4 on the year end Official U.K. Soul Chart Top 100 Songs for 2016. The third and fourth Singles released called, "Drifting" and "Move!" respectfully have been successful granting her movement the ability to now be traced in 12 countries and steadily growing to a wider audience daily.
She has worked with the Legend, Dr. Lonnie Smith; Actor/Singer/Songwriter Billy Ray Cyrus; Grammy Award Winning, Legendary Blind Boys of Alabama; Percy Sledge, Legendary Organist Charles Hodges of the Hi Rhythm Section of Memphis, and many others.
As an Organist backing artists at places such as the historic Hard Rock Cafe Chicago, on a Hammond Organ U.S.A. SK2, Kimberly has also shared the stage with gospel greats such as Gospel/Jazz Saxophonist Phil French, Darrel Petties & Strength in Praise, Rev. Norman Hutchins, Pastor Armondo Adams and Redemption of Columbus, MS, The Kaiser Singers of Jackson, Mississippi, Lisa Knowles and the Anointed Brown Singers of Memphis, TN, and John Smiley and the Voices of Nashville, TN
This up and coming talent has worked on projects including: Billy Ray Cyrus, Songwriter Don Von Tress, Darryl Worley, Mallory Lennon, Videographer Samuel Sanchez Jr., Raheem DeVaughn, Tyler Perry Productions, Songwriter Noah Shell, Filmmaker Christopher Nolen II, Nferno Productions, Fame Publishing, Actor Cedric Pendleton, Alecia Elliot, BET, Centric, TvOne, NBC Universal, Composer/Producer Scott Tibbs, Producer Lawrence “Boo” Memphis of Royal Studios, Memphis; R&B Soul Artist Noel Gourdin, and many more.