Ari Lennox, DUCKWRTH, Masego to Perform at Afropunk Virtual Festival

Ari Lennox, DUCKWRTH, Masego to Perform at Afropunk Virtual Festival

Afropunk festival is back and virtual this year due to COVID-19. The show will run from October 23 through the 25. There will be performances by Ari Lennox, Masego, Kirby, Smino, Tobe Nwigwe, and more. In the virtual event, it will be several destinations that viewers can visit like hair, activism row, market, and more. […]

Afropunk Fest Brings The Freedom, Fashion And Funk To Brooklyn

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Afropunk’s eleventh annual festival arrived to Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park this past weekend, bringing top tier musicians and sparking timely discussions. Visit for more information Vibrant outfits, face paint, Afrocentric patterns and even clothing declaring that black lives matter and denouncing racism and Donald Trump were on full display. Saturday’s lineup included performances from […]

Apollo Theater Presents: AfroPunk’s Unapologetically Black The African-American Songbook Remixed


The partners at Apollo are joining the international cultural movement AFROPUNK on Saturday Feb. 27th at 7:30 p.m. to present the show Unapologetically Black, an all-star big band performance experience under creative and music direction. Visit for more information The Apollo Theater in Harlem is not only a culture gem, but also very known for hosting […]

MAVENS: A Conversation with The Ladies behind Red Bull’s Beautiful New Series

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Last month marked the launch of one of Red Bull’s latest offerings, a three-part web series surrounding the inspiring narratives of three powerful women making significant marks in the realms of entertainment and the arts. Visit for more information Following music industry pioneer and AFROPUNK partner Jocelyn Cooper, Tom Tom Magazine founder Mindy Abovitz, […]

Lion Babe, Tyler, the Creator, and More Captivate the Masses at Afropunk Atlanta 2016

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Pictured above: Lion Babe performs at Afropunk Atlanta 2016 (Photo courtesy of Mike G [@24bucks]). Visit for more information No Racism. No Sexism. No Trumpism. A few words from the weekend’s affirmation during Atlanta’s AFROPUNK celebrations this year. Advertisement Equipped with an atmosphere draped in the beautiful aroma of melanin and good vibes, artists including the likes […]

Grace Jones To Headline Afropunk London In Replacement Of M.I.A.


After all the controversy over artist M.I.A. being taken off as the headlining performer for Afropunk London, it looks like the festival will be adding an epic new performer to the line-up. Visit for more information No stranger to the Afropunk festival, legendary model and artist Grace Jones has been chosen to headline the London […]