Africa Now: Artist Talk
Apollo Theater (253 W. 125th St., Manhattan)
Free, RSVP required
The Apollo kicks off Africa Now with a meet-the-artist panel discussion moderated by WBAI’s Esther Armah. The conversation, featuring participating festival artists, focuses on how their cultural identities inform their unique brand of music and how in turn that music fosters global exchange and transformation. Festival artists include: Blitz the Ambassador, FreshlyGround, Nneka, Lokua Kanza, Simphiwe Dana and The Soil.