Richard 'SHAKE the Poet' White is a Brooklyn born, Jersey raised Performance Poet, Published Author and Educator. As of today, Shake has written three books of poetry and prose...
"Can Words Birth Voices?"
"In the Mind of Madness"
“The Book of Her”
Shake holds multiple poetry slam wins & titles. He has spent years gracing stages both nationally and overseas; opening for such musical sensations as Tank, Raheem DeVaughn and comedians Chico Bean & Damon Williams.
Shake draws his inspirations from life, his drive from his children & supportive family. His power & passion comes from deep within his heart. His thought-provoking words paired with a fast-paced, witty and aggressive style, is captivating & awe inspiring.