Events

Okayafrica & Everyday People Present EVERYDAY AFRIQUE Rooftop Party This Labor Day

Okayafrica & Everyday People Present EVERYDAY AFRIQUE Rooftop party at Output this Labor Day Weekend

This Labor Day we’re teaming up with our friends at Everyday People to throw another epic EVERYDAY AFRIQUE rooftop party to close out the summer at Output in Brooklyn. If you’ve missed our parties in the past, be sure not to play yourself this Labor Day.


Join us on Monday September 5th as we turn up to tunes provided by Allan Kingdom, DJ Moma,  DJ Rich Knight, DJ Cortega, Electrafrique’s own DJ Underdog, and NYC-based DJ/producer Kashaka.

The indoor part of the venue (Panther Room and Output Club) will be accessible to partygoers so this event is *rain or shine*. The afterparty will also be hosted in the Panther Room from 10pm onwards. Tickets $10.

Buy tickets here to the EVERYDAY AFRIQUE rooftop party this Labor Day at Output.

Check out some of the photos from our last July 4th EVERYDAY AFRIQUE with AKA here.

Join the facebook event here.  

21+ / Doors open 2PM /$15 advance tickets / $20 at the door, ladies $10 before 5pm

 

Interview

Interview: TOBi Is Making Unapologetic Soul Music

We talk to the Nigerian-Canadian artist about his latest project ELEMENTS, his creative process, mental health and more.

It's a big year for music, and in the midst of many good drops from the motherland and beyond, we caught up with Nigerian-Canadian singer/songwriter TOBi to discuss his recently released 10-track project ELEMENTS.

ELEMENTS is a fusion of old-school soul, contemporary rap sequences, clever lyrical symbols & metaphors. and melancholic vibes which reference TOBi's Nigerian heritage through afrobeats, the reality of his life and the state of the world today. The compilation features production from Nigerian producer Juls on "Dollas and Cents" and "Made Me Everything and Shine."

Below, we also discuss his creative process and passion for mental health with the announcement of an exciting collaboration. "I'm attracted and curious about so many things in life that I can't help but bring [them] into my world and craft," the multi-genre artist says.

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