Shaun Boothe

Award-Winning Hip-Hop Artist


The Unauthorized Biography Series

The Unauthorized Biography Series is a celebration of greatness. As a renowned recording artist, Shaun Boothe has created this keynote – not just to entertain and inform – but to awaken the greatness within us all.

Award-winning artist and speaker Shaun Boothe pours his talent into a keynote like no other, mixing TED Talk style speech with riveting live musical performance. Designed to motivate and empower audiences, Shaun uses the energy of hip-hop as an inspiring way to tell the extraordinary lives of cultural icons and how audiences can harness these superpowers too.

Half TED Talk, half live concert, Shaun’s keynotes are interwoven with musical hits from his acclaimed ‘Unauthorized Biography Series’, where he shares engaging lessons about the different challenges of cultural figures such as MLK and Bob Marley, and how they overcame them. Shaun encourages leadership and identification by highlighting notable peoples’ struggles that gave their achievements more meaning.

Along with his personal stories from his own journey, Shaun motivates and inspires every person in the room to reach their potential and build their own legacy of greatness.

About Shaun Boothe

Shaun Boothe is an award-winning hip-hop artist and world-renowned speaker who has gained recognition for his Unauthorized Biography Series, a critically acclaimed musical project that is a unique celebration of some of the world’s most influential cultural icons. Featuring iconic figures such as Bob Marley, Terry Fox, Chris Hadfield, Malala Yousafzai, Serena Williams, Oprah Winfrey, and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., among others, Shaun educates and inspires through a series of biographical hip-hop tracks, revitalizing their stories and legacy in a way that is one of a kind.

After spending over ten years in the music industry, Boothe decided to focus on his passion for motivating others through his work. He has since become a successful motivational speaker and performing artist, moving others to achieve their own greatness.

Boothe has presented his series at events around the world, campuses, associations, and corporations, including TEDx, Queens School of Business, and to hundreds of thousands of people in various performing arts centers around the world.