Pusha-T, Tyler, The Creator and More Perform at 2018 Afropunk Festival
The 2018 Afropunk Festival took over Brooklyn once again this weekend and this year's event was full of hip-hop stars including Pusha-T, Tyler, The Creator, Denzel Curry and more.
Saturday (Aug. 25) saw a performance from St. Louis' Smino, who showed off his blend of crooning and rapping. But it was Sunday (Aug. 26) that had the Afropunk crowd lit. Duckwrth performed earlier in the day and his performance was followed by a set from from Denzel Curry.
Later in the night, Pusha-T took the stage to perform a few of his Daytona tracks and some of his classics. The Virginia rapper played Kanye West's "Runaway," allowing him to do his verse from the song and also performed a faster rendition of "If You Know You Know."
As for Tyler, The Creator, the West Coast rapper had the entire crowd singing along with him as he performed the Kali Uchis-assisted track, "See You Again." Tyler's set also included "Where This Flower Blooms," "Okra" and "911/Mr. Lonely."
In related news, Pusha-T is currently in the middle of his Daytona Tour, which was recently hit with a few cancellations. After canceling 11 shows, Push kicked off the trek on Aug. 6 in Detroit and has a show in Phoenix coming up on Aug. 30. The tour will continue through Sept. 1 in the U.S. and Push will then head to Europe for five dates.
Check out videos from the 2018 Afropunk Festival below.
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