Saturday includes sets from Jill Scott, Gary Clark Jr., Tierra Whack, Leon Bridges, Kelsey Lu, Goldlink, Ravyn Lenae, Rico Nasty, Junglepussy, Kari Faux, Leikeli47, and more, while Sunday has FKA twigs, Toro Y Moi, Death Grips, Santigold, Kamasi Washington, Danny Brown, Ho99o9, and more.
The 2018 edition of Afropunk Festival wrapped up on Sunday with sets from Erykah Badu, Janelle Monae, Tyler The Creator, Pusha T, Trash Talk, Denzel Curry, Jamila Woods and more, plus art, activism, and lots of attendees dressed in eye-catching fashion.
After a string of rainy weekends, it was nothing but sunshine and blue skies as Afropunk Festival kicked off its 2018 edition on Saturday (8/25) with Kaytranada, The Internet, Miguel, JPEGMAFIA, Smino, Daniel Caesar, H.E.R. and more.
He's inventive as both a producer and a rapper, and he gives Veteran an experimental, abstract feel that should have Shabazz Palaces fans at the edge of their seats. But he also rivals any handful of conscious rappers and hardcore rappers, dishing out lines about racism, the alt-right, politics…