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Petite Noir, Dookoom, Pussy Party Join Afropunk JHB Lineup

Petite Noir Zakifo 2017 Petite Noir performing at Zakifo Festival 2017 | Niamh Walsh-Vorster

An already jam-packed New Year’s Eve lineup for Johannesburg’s version of the famous Brooklyn festival has been expanded with an eclectic and exciting array of new acts.

Foremost, Petite Noir, the noirwave king who developed his craft in Cape Town and has perfected its delivery all over the world, is joining the festival’s powerful array of headliners, which already included King Tha vs BLK JKS, Solange (USA), Anderson. Paak and the Free Nationals (USA), Laura Mvula (UK), Nakhane, Spoek Mathambo, Manthe Ribane‘s fire collab with OKZharp, Nonku Phiri and more…

Other exciting new additions are the activist shock-rap group DOOKOOM, Mozambique’s AzagaiaKid Fonque, DJ KenzheroJust Themba, DJ Doowap, Tha Cutt, Themba Lunacy and your fave femme-centric club night Pussy Party. Also DJing during the festivities will be Cape Tonian king of Cape Town’s longest-running hip hop night UppercutThe Alvhinator.

FULL LINEUP:

SATURDAY

Live & Direct

Anderson .Paak and The Free Nationals

Spoek Mathambo

Okzharp & Manthe Ribane

Blitz The Ambassador

Azagaia

TCIYF

DOOKOOM

Gods Sons & Daughters

Beats By

Black Motion

DJ LAG

Kid Fonque

DJ Doowap

The Alvhinator

Tha Cutt

SUNDAY

Live & Direct

Solange

King Tha vs BLK JKS

Laura Mvula

The Brother Moves On

Petite Noir

Nakhane

Urban Village

Nonku Phiri

Radio 123

Beats By

Theo Parrish

DJ Kenzhero

Anais B

Just Themba

Pussy Party


To get ready, check out Petite Noir’s video for ‘Down’ from his debut studio album La vie est belle / Life Is Beautiful:


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