The Roots @ Celebrate Brooklyn!

  • Jul 11, 2010 · 4:00 PM
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This is going to be awesome. Ive been wanting to see The Roots for awhile now! This is a free show -- suggested donation of $3. OkayAfrica with The Roots and Talib Kweli

CELEBRATE BROOKLYN! @ Prospect Park Bandshell
July 11, 2010
4:00 PM
9th Street & Prospect Park West
Brooklyn, NY 11215

with Sahr Ngaujah, Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew, Blitz the Ambassador and more The Roots headline the OkayAfrica World Cup 2010 Finals party to celebrate the first time in its 80-year history the tournament will take place on African soil. With a kick-off by Sahr Ngaujah, the star of the hit Broadway musical Fela!, the show features performances by artists from all corners of the Diaspora, including host Talib Kweli (Brooklyn), Bajah + The Dry Eye Crew (Sierra Leone), Blitz the Ambassador (Ghana), and many others to be announced. Musically omnivorous hip-hop icons The Roots honor the fresh music of Africa jamming throughout the day with surprise guests and capping it all off with a closing set.

The Roots
Talib Kweli
Sahr Ngaujah
Bajah & The Dry Eye Crew
Blitz The Ambassador

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  • Rachel

    Ill be there around 3:30 - if you want to meet up with me - call me -[masked]-0358. ill be having a picnic with a friend - a fellow redhead so hopefully we're easy to spot.

    July 11, 2010

  • Rachel

    Its free with a suggested donation of $3

    June 4, 2010

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