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Burna Boy And The Roots To Headline Afropunk’s 2022 Return To Brooklyn

The Roots, Lucky Daye, Freddie Gibbs, and more are all set to perform.

Ari Lennox To Headline Planet AFROPUNK Live: Minneapolis On Juneteenth

Mereba, Noname, Sango, and more fill out the lineup, which includes some of the best rising acts in the Twin Cities.

AFROPUNK Announces the Black Fashion Accelerator 2022 Inaugural Class

Participants will take a 6-month intensive program created to "elevate an array of aspiring Black fashion designers on the path to grow their businesses."

How Festivals Are Striving To Keep Concertgoers Safe, Despite Ongoing COVID-19 Restrictions

Organizers are scaling down in size, implementing CDC guidelines, and finding ways to make sure the shows go on in 2021.

Afropunk Leadership And Affiliates Publicize Accounts Of Festival’s Abuse

Shortly after its 18th annual festival in Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park, Afropunk was placed under a microscope after attendees complained of being unfairly ejected…

AfroPunk EIC Announces Resignation, Raises Accusations Of Gaslighting And Underpaid Staff

Criticism of AfroPunk has reached an all-time high this week when a member of the festival’s publication vertical resigned with a long list of accusations against the…

A Breakdown Of Afropunk Brooklyn’s Set Times

Black creatives from all over the world are headed to Brooklyn this weekend (Aug. 25-26) for this year’s edition of the Afropunk Festival. With plenty of good vibes to…

Issa Rae Partners With AFROPUNK To Announce The #InsecureMusicContest

Aspiring artists and Insecure fans- you are in for a treat. The show’s creator Issa Rae and the show’s network HBO are working in collaboration with AFROPUNK to bring…

Afropunk Brooklyn Adds Solange To Well-Rounded Roster

Afropunk Brooklyn is officially going to be fire. Just a couple weeks ahead of the Aug. 2017 event, the festival organizers announced that Solange will officially be…