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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!

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Nov 18 2014, 12:25pm

Barbara Anastacio

Where are you from?
Riverdale, Md.

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.

Credits


Photography Barbara Anastacio