Events

Harlem’s Sweet Spot Festival With Okayafrica Electrafrique ft. DJ Underdog & Native Sun Plus Rich Medina!

Join Okayafrica at the fifth-year anniversary of Harlem’s Sweet Spot Festival with Rich Medina, DJ Underdog, Native Sun and more.

Artwork: Underdog


Harlem’s Sweet Spot Festival is celebrating its fifth-year anniversary this month with an all-day kick-off event on May 21st. Free and family-friendly, the event is a community affair intended to bring Harlem's diverse people and cultures together to celebrate its rich historical legacy. It’s sure to be a great day of music, dance, food, yoga, kids art workshops, outdoor picnicking and more.

We're excited to bring Okayafrica Electrafrique to Sweet Spot this month. The all-day event will feature sets by DJ Underdog and Native Sun, as well as Philly's finest, Rich Medina.

The Sweet Spot Festival goes down May 21, 2-9pm at the West Harlem Pier (125th Street & West Side). Find out more details by heading to the festival’s official website.

Music

The 8 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Femi Kuti, RIMON, Joeboy, Makhalanjalo, Tayc and more.

Every week, we highlight the top releases through our best music of the week column.

Here's our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

Follow our SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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