Special Musical Guest Navasha Daya celebrating African Art at 50 years with the Smithsonian Museum of African Art
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The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art celebrates its 50th anniversary Tuesday, June 3, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Visitors of all ages can experience special performances and events intended to inspire them to learn more about the people and cultures of Africa and its diaspora through music, dance, film and art. The event is free.
Sounds Like: Eme & Heteru, Elikeh, Antibalas, Tony Allen, Chicago Afrobeat Project
Label: Afrobeat Baby Records.
Manager: Erin Benton
Bio: Eme and Heteru
When it comes to live music, Eme and Heteru have a well-deserved reputation as quality musicians and compelling performers. Their music effortlessly joins the dots between Africa's modern rhythms, Reggae music and DC's Hip-Jazz pulse. Described as “electrifying” by Huffingtonpos...See Full Bio
"In the supercharged grooves of Eme and Heteru’s large ensemble, the rhythms of West Africa give a hip-swiveling seminar in the roots of jazz, soul and hip-hop, and the real-time magnetism of Afrobeat."-CapitalBop