Jill Scott, FKA Twigs, and Kamasi Washington to headline Afropunk Brooklyn

Tierra Whack, Rico Nasty, and Danny Brown will also appear at the 2019 event.

March 27, 2019
Jill Scott, FKA Twigs, and Kamasi Washington to headline Afropunk Brooklyn

Afropunk has announced its 2019 line-up, with Jill Scott, FKA Twigs and Kamasi Washington confirmed as headliners. This year's festival will take place at Commodore Barry Park on August 24-25. Other artists confirmed for this year's even include Tierra Whack, Rico Nasty, Danny Brown. Toro Y Moi, Death Grips, J.I.D, Leikeli47, and more.

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The theme for Afropunk 2019 is "WE SEE YOU," a message organizers state "brings together Afropunk ideology and the people who support it, under the banner of acknowledgement, in resistance to those who strive to oppress."

Check out the full Afropunk 2019 line-up above.

Thumbnail image courtesy of ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty.

Jill Scott, FKA Twigs, and Kamasi Washington to headline Afropunk Brooklyn