Returning to Brooklyn for the tenth time, Afropunk Fest—the popular NYC summer music festival—is set to make a triumphant return August 23-25. Releasing the line-up earlier today, it’s clear to see the bookers over at Afropunk are no slouches. The lineup is a great one, with legendary R&B star D’Angelo—who just reappeared in an interview with Red Bull Music Academy—experimental rap royalty Shabazz Palaces, Trash Talk, and SZA, all on the bill.
Take a peek at the line-up below, and if you didn’t already know, the festival is absolutely free—unless you want to donate here and skip all the lines. Don’t miss it.
D’Angelo, Lianne La Havas, Body Count, Trash Talk, Meshell Ndegeocello, Straight Line Stitch, Shabazz Palaces, SZA, The Internet, Fishbone, Valerie June, Alice Smith, Cold Specks, Unlocking the Truth, Cakes Da Killa, Denitia and Sene, Gordon Voidwell, The Tontons, clipping, BLXPLTN, Cipher, HO9909, and DJ sets by DJ Slink, THEEsatisfaction, MikeQ, Uniique, Jasmine Solano and Melo-X, Mista Selecta and Mane Squeeze, A Tribe Called Red, Oscan Nñ and Adam R.