Afropunk expands lineup, adds Laura Mvula, Ho99o9, BLXPLTN & more
The annual Afropunk festival in Brooklyn's Commodore Park happens this year on August 27 & 28, and since we last spoke, the lineup has been expanded. Among the additions is British singer Laura Mvula, whose great new album The Dreaming Room is out now. There's also Yaadcore, Ho99o9, BLXPLTN, Sir The Baptist, and Brainfeeder additions DJ PBDY, Mono/poly, Ras G among others.
The new additions join Ice Cube, TV on the Radio, Tyler the Creator, Cee-Lo Green, Flying Lotus, Janelle Monae, The Internet, George Clinton, Earl Sweatshirt, Angel Haze, Shabazz Palaces, and more. Tickets are still available. Updated lineup below.
AFROPUNK BROOKLYN 2016 LINE UP
Tyler, The Creator
Skye & Ross from Morcheeba
PowerJam Living Colour, Fishbone, Bad Brains
In The Whale
Sir The Baptist
Tank & The Bangas
Qaasim and the Juggernaut War Party