American singer, songwriter and actress Solange Knowles is coming to Johannesburg this December for the AFROPUNK Festival. She announced that she would be performing at the festival on her Twitter and Instagram last night. Fans and music lovers were bursting with joy.
The AFROPUNK fest will see the likes of Laura Mvula, King Tha vs Blk Kk, Theo Parrish, The Brother Moves On, Spoek Mathabo, Black Motion, Gods Sons & Daughters, Nakhane Toure, Urban Village and many more.
More artists will be added to the AFROPUNK Joburg lineup leading up to the December event.
Lauryn Hill, Lenny Kravitz, Erykah Badu, Mos Def, Jenelle Monae and D’Angelo have performed at the AFROPUNK festivals in the past.
“Very very excited to bring in my New Year in Johannesburg, headlining AFROPUNK.” Solange tweeted.
— solange knowles (@solangeknowles) May 11, 2017
Solange fans are going crazy on Twitter.
SOLANGE is coming to South Africa. pic.twitter.com/x9nVhD80Yl
— badgalriri (@fikilentshanga) May 11, 2017
Solange performing Don't Touch My hair , might be the most iconic experience I have ever witnessed when she comes to South Africa.. ???????? pic.twitter.com/TxG8hr3Kqj
— BAREND ROTHSCHILD (@barend_g) May 12, 2017
So Solange is coming to SA without Beyonce pic.twitter.com/3bLN4zAzem
— #VibeWithMeITakePhotos???? (@NdivhuMPhotogra) May 12, 2017
What is that ? Solange and Anderson Paak coming to South Africa ????????, nigga I'm there!!! pic.twitter.com/mutdUbXOnO
— TiagoCreative (@TiagoCreative) May 11, 2017