Africa Redux: Performance & Discussion on Tradition, Hip Hop, and Transnationalism

presented by The Greene Space and SummerStage

Friday, June 24, 2011

7:00 PM

This event is sold out, but you can watch the live video Webcast at thegreenespace.org.

Hear the sounds of “New African Jazz” with Somi who will be joined by singer and dancer Wunmi, Moroccan singer/composer/producer Malika Zarra, and DJ Funmi in a conversation and performance around the next generation of artistic voices emerging from the African continent.  Terrance McKnight hosts the discussion of how the artistic voice is informed and shaped by tradition, hip hop culture and globalization.

Somi is opening for Hugh Masakela at SummerStage on June 26.

Hosted by:

Terrance McKnight