The Internet, Kiah Victoria, Liam Bailey, Don Letts and The Bots have joined the UK edition of Afropunk in July. On Saturday, July 22nd and Sunday, July 23rd, east London’s The Printworks will host these acts plus Lianne La Havas, Nao, Thundercat, Danny Brown, Jme, Willow Smith and more with the day splits now revealed.
In the Spinfthrift market there will be arts, crafts, tattoos and clothes with collections from Uptown YArdie, Funky N Chunky, Teah Wilson, Continent Clothing and Untied80. There will also be a Battle of the Band competition in collaboration with SoundCloud and The Rroundhouse to develop key breakout local talents. For entry details go here.
Saturday, July 22nd
Live acts: The Internet, JME, Thundercat, Danny Brown, The Heavy, Little Simz, Saul Williams, Corinne Bailey Rae, Kojey Radical, Nadia Rose, The Bots, Liam Bailey, The OBGMs
Beats & Riddims: Jazzie B, Don Letts, Blacktronica, Jazz Refreshed, Fam
Sunday, July 23rd
Live acts: Lianne La Havas, Nao, Willow Smith, Petite Noir, Sate, Connie Constance, Kiah Victoria, Mahalia, Black Orchid and more TBA
Beats & Riddims: Clara Amfo, Hannah Faith, Jamz Supernova, Gal-dem, Born N Bread
For weekend tickets priced £90 and details go to afropunkfest.com/london.