Missy Elliott, Wizkid, Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, and Ozuna have been introduced as performers at LetsGetFr.ee Carnaval, a brand new “diversity-focused” music competition from Matthew Morgan (the founder and former head of Afropunk), Jocelyn Cooper, and the artistic company Anomaly. The lineup additionally contains Aluna, Ferg, Beenie Man, Bomba Estéreo, El Alfa, Flatbush Zombies, Jhené Aiko, Jorja Smith, Kali Uchis, Lido Pimienta, Mr Eazi, and Raveena. The occasion is ready to happen in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, New York on August 20 and 21. Take a look at the lineup within the poster under.
Missy Elliott was given a star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame final November. That month, Ozuna and Kali Uchis shared a brand new track known as “One other Day in America.” In December, Wizkid dropped a brand new track with Burna Boy known as “B. d’Or.” Anderson .Paak was final seen taking part in drums in the home band at Tremendous Bowl LVI; Silk Sonic, his group with Bruno Mars, launched a canopy of “Love’s Practice” on Valentine’s Day.
Take a look at Pitchfork’s function “Afropunk 2018: The Greatest, Worst, and Wokest.”