Birth name Karima Trotter
Born April 8, 1974 (age 42)
Origin New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Years active 1997 – Present
Labels Verity Records
Karima Kibble (born Karima Trotter) is a Gospel singer, and a founding member of the gospel group Virtue.
A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, Karima was the fifth child born into Trotter family.
She sings soprano and alto with Virtue where she currently performs with her sisters Ebony Holland and Heather Martin. She is the lead singer in the group.
She has appeared on the album Dream by BeBe Winans and sang background for the song No Tears on Lil iROCC Williams’ Self-titled debut album. She sings ‘Rainbow Maker’ on the compilation album With this Ring. This song is a duet with her husband Joey Kibble. On September 22, 2009, Karima released her debut solo album labeled “Just Karima”.
Release date Album Label RIAA certification
1997 Virtue – (Virtue) Verity Records
1999 Get Ready – (Virtue) Verity Records
2001 Virtuosity! – (Virtue) Verity Records
2003 Free – (Virtue) Verity Records
2004 Nothing but the Hits – (Virtue) Verity Records
2006 Testimony – (Virtue) Darkchild Gospel
2009 “Just Karima” – (Karima Kibble) Life Music Recordings
She married singer Joey Kibble (of the group Take 6) in August 1997 and gave birth to a baby girl Karly Joelle on June 23, 2005 that weighed in at 7 lb 5 oz (3.3 kg)