Afropunk Brooklyn Releases 2016 Lineup featuring Flying Lotus, Ice Cube, Gallant, Soulection + more

During an important election year, AFROPUNK has chosen the theme for it's 12th installment to be "POWER TO THE PARTY"
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During an important election year, AFROPUNK has chosen the theme for it's 12th installment to be "POWER TO THE PARTY"
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The world renowned festival, AFROPUNK BROOKLYN, has announced the lineup for it's critically acclaimed annual weekend-long celebration.

Set to take place on August 27 & 28 at Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park in Fort Greene, the festival prides itself on multicultural diversity, bringing together a wide range of music acts, art and culture. This year proves to be it's biggest year yet, as is evident by it's immersive lineup. 

Headliners this year include Ice Cube, Flying Lotus, TV On The Radio, and The Internet along with Thundercat, Saul Williams, Benjamin Booker, Galant, Kelela, George Clinton, Young Fathers and many more. The festival will also feature three stages with Brainfeeder & Soulection holding down the curation. 

Check out the lineup below and watch the trailer for the upcoming event. To find more information visit the festival's website.

AFROPUNK BROOKLYN 2016 LINEUP:

Ice Cube
TV On The Radio
Tyler The Creator
CeeLo Green
Flying Lotus
Janelle Monae
The Internet
SUPERJAM Featuring Members from Bad Brains Fishbone Living Colour
George Clinton
Earl Sweatshirt
Skunk Anansie
Skye & Ross from Morcheeba
Young Fathers
Benjamin Booker
Saul Williams
Angel Haze
Kelela
Trash Talk
Shabazz Palaces
Thundercat
Sango
Esta
Gallant
Prayers
Radkey
Seinabo Sey
The Suffers
Sir The Baptist
Sate
Downtown Boys
Roman GianArthur
Joe Kay
The Whooligan
SPZRKT
Eden Hagos

[cover photo by Dare Kumolu-Johnson]