Karen Poole is a singer, songwriter, musician, producer, indie contemporary gospel artist and worship leader originally from Norfolk, VA where she began her music career. An alumna of Norfolk State University, Karen relocated to Charlotte, NC in 2017. Born into a family of songwriters, singers, and musicians, Karen has been actively involved in music ministry from a very young age.
Karen’s debut EP, entitled Life Lessons, was released in 2010. Life Lessons and additional single releases are available on all digital media outlets. Karen has made many appearances nationally and internationally. Throughout her musical career, Karen’s uniquely anointed sound has given her the opportunities to be a featured background singer for several major Gospel artists such as Dorinda Clark-Cole, Chrystal Rucker, Deitrick Haddon, DeWayne Woods, Ted Winn, Natalie Wilson, and others. Karen has shared the stage with various artists such as: The David Crowder Band, James Fortune, JJ Hairston, CeCe Winans, Jessica Reedy, Mali Music, Canton Jones, Travis Greene, Brian Courtney Wilson, John P. Kee, Zacardi Cortez, and Isaiah Templeton.
Karen is excited about her upcoming debut album, set to be released in the Fall of 2020. This is a highly anticipated message of encouragement that is sure to take the industry by storm. It is with great faith and determination, that Karen Poole is devoted to spreading God's love through a unique sound that will captivate, inspire, and liberate the masses.