Afropunk has introduced the lineup for its Brooklyn competition, set to happen September 10-11 at Commodore Barry Park. The Roots and Burna Boy will headline throughout the 2 days of the occasion. Isaiah Rashad, Fortunate Daye, Freddie Gibbs, Earl Sweatshirt, Tierra Whack, Bartees Unusual, Adekunle Gold, Mick Jenkins, Pink Siifu, and different artists are additionally slated to carry out. Take a look at the total lineup under.
It’s been three years since Afropunk final passed off in Brooklyn, following a digital version of the competition throughout the pandemic and a location change to Atlanta in 2021. A press release from competition organizers guarantees “a set that attracts from their decade-spanning catalog” to have a good time the Roots’ thirtieth anniversary as a band. It can even be a historic evening for Burna Boy, too, because it’s his first-ever headlining competition efficiency at a U.S. music competition.
Revisit Pitchfork’s competition report “Afropunk 2018: The Finest, Worst, and Wokest” and skim in regards to the Roots on Pitchfork’s record “The 200 Most Vital Artists of Pitchfork’s First 25 Years.”