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Here's What Went Down at Everyday AFRIQUE—Memorial Day Edition

Everyday AFRIQUE returned this past Memorial Day with a bang.

This past Memorial Day marked the return of OkayAfrica, Everyday People, and ElectrAfrique's Everyday AFRIQUE party.

The event brought out some of Brooklyn's finest for an infectious celebration complete with good eats, drinks and tunes spun by DJ Moma, DJ Rich Knight, DJ Underdog, Kashaka and Silent Addy.

The energy was through the roof, and it was an unforgettable time as always. If you couldn't make it out, no worries, there are more Everyday AFRIQUEs to come as we relish in the oncoming warm weather and summer vibes headed to NYC.

Check out the gallery below, with images shot by A Kid Named Trav, to see what went down at Everyday AFRIQUE Memorial Day Edition.


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