Afropunk 2023

August 25-26, 2012

Brooklyn, NY

The Scene
Founded in Brooklyn, the Afropunk Festival has made its away around the world to London, Paris, Atlanta, and South Africa. The flagship edition, which takes place in mid-August, has grown to over 60,000 attendees with two days of world-class hip-hop, soul, and rock.
Festival Poster
2012 Artist Lineup
  • Bad Rabbits
  • Body Language
  • Cerebal Ballzy
  • Das Racist
  • Erykah Badu
  • Gordon Voidwell
  • Gym Class Heroes
  • IS IT YOU?
  • Janelle Monae
  • Ninjasonik
  • Phony Ppl
  • Radkey
  • Reggie Watts
  • Skindred
  • Spank Rock
  • Straight Line Stitch
  • The Memorials
  • Toro Y Moi
  • Toshi Reagon and BIGLovely
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