AFROPUNK

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Afropunk.com Editor-in-Chief Quits, Alleges Exploitation of Staff

Lou Constant-Desportes accused organization leadership of disregarding Afropunk’s ethos of Black love and empowerment.

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20 Reasons Why Afropunk Is Still a Creative Oasis [PHOTO ESSAY]

When it comes to style and energy, the Afropunk crowd never disappoints.

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Solange to Curate Stage at Afropunk Brooklyn 2017

The music and arts festival returns to Brooklyn in late August and will also feature sets from Macy Gray, Gary Clark Jr. and Soul II Soul.

Janelle Monáe, Ice Cube to Perform at Afropunk Brooklyn 2016

The annual festival will descend on Brooklyn the last week of August.

With a Fresh New LP, Gary Clark Jr. Jumps Out of His 'Blues Savior' Box

The celebrated singer/guitarist spreads his wings and defies convention while repurposing blues, rock and R&B on “The Story of Sonny Boy Slim.”

READ: Perspectives From Afropunk On Evolution Of the Movement

Check out this piece from Racked on the evolution of the now-heralded Afropunk Festival which begins in Brooklyn tomorrow. 

Grace Jones, Lauryn Hill and Others Set to Headline Afropunk 2015

Jones and Hill will join Lenny Kravitz, Kelis and Danny Brown as headliners for the growing festival.