afropunk

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the best looks from afropunk johannesburg, straight up

See the South African city show off the sartorial juice it's so well known for.
Amira Rasool
1.7.19
Photography

the fiercest looks at afropunk atlanta, straight up

At Afropunk Atlanta's 2018 edition, guests expressed self-love and solidarity in bedazzled blue tulle and alien nipple covers.
Amira Rasool
10.22.18
Music

atlanta singer tanerélle is very sexy on her own terms

The independent artist’s music will make you feel things.
Georgie Wright
4.7.18
News

solange opens up about her health issues on instagram

“It’s been a journey that hasn’t been easy on me.”
André-Naquian Wheeler
12.27.17
Photography

my year in photos... by adama jalloh

Adama Jalloh paints a beautiful and honest picture of modern life in London.
i-D Staff
12.27.17
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the fearlessly expressive style of afropunk atlanta, straight up

Peyton Fulford photographed the best and baddest looks at Afropunk Atlanta. The festival's fiercest wore everything from Care Bear earrings to a handmade pink marabou suit.
Peyton Fulford
10.19.17
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capturing the inimitable style of afropunk 2017

Follow Adama Jalloh's lens through London's Printworks (and up the stairs to our BBZ x i-D: MY YARD installation), as we meet the young lovers and dreamers that made this year's Afropunk so special.
i-D Staff
7.28.17
Music

power to the party: meet the people who make afropunk so special

AFROPUNK festival offers a safe place for self-expression and self-celebration. Ahead of its second run in London this weekend, we spoke to AFROPUNK founder Matthew Morgan, and met the people who made the first UK event so memorable.
Lynette Nylander
7.21.17
News

m.i.a’s afropunk appearance has been cancelled

The decision comes after ongoing discussion around the artist's statements over the Black Lives Matter movement.
Wendy Syfret
7.18.16
Music

adia victoria makes sinister country songs

Before she takes the stage at AfroPunk’s first Atlanta showcase, get to know the self-described Carolina Creeper behind the South’s most electric sound.
Emily Manning
9.10.15
Festival

lauryn hill, grace jones, and lenny kravitz to headline afropunk

The subversive festival has some big changes in store...
Emily Manning
6.3.15
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ajhana renae deramous, alees yvon, jane three & raisa thomas

Inspired by urban culture and Brooklyn’s alternative music scene, Afropunk Festival returned to Commodore Barry Park this August for its 10th year in a row. We scoured the event to bring you Afropunk's coolest guys and gals- straight up!
i-D Team
11.18.14