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!
Where are you from?
What do you do?
Model, host parties, cause mayhem.
What are you wearing head to toe?
A mesh top from one of those random hood stores in Brooklyn, my freinds belt, Topshop jeans and Converse Chuck Taylor's/
Who are you here to see?
Princess Nokia, Cakes Da killa, Melo-X, Mista Selecta and Mane Squeeze, Gianni Lee. But I'm also super down for The Internet, SZA, Bad Brains and Trash Talk.
What's your summer jam?
Kali Uchis feat Snoop Dogg - On Edge.
What's the best thing about Afropunk festival?
The energy. Everyone so happy and dresses to seriously express.
What's your top tip for first time Afropunk-goers?
Go with the flow.
Photography Barbara Anastacio