• CHIEF BOIMA
  • PATSHA BAY
  • AFTERPARTY ENDS @ 2AM
  • BRAZIL
  • COLUMBIA
  • EATS
  • HIP HOP
  • MEXICO
  • REGGAE
  • THE SHOW
  • VENDING INFO
  • THE CONGO
  • DJ CHIEF BOIMA WILL BE CONGO ROCKING THE 1's & 2's FOR THE AFTERPARTY
  • PATSHA BAY MUKUNA IS A CONGO-BORN SINGER & STAR OF THE KINSHASA-SET FILM, VIVA RIVA! - CONGO STRONG!
  • AFTERPARTY W/ DJ CHIEF BOIMA SPINNING EVERYTHING AFRICA LATINA...ENDS @ 2AM
  • STEPHANIE SANTOS LIVE FROM BROOKLYN, NYC WILL BE CONNECTING THE BRAZILIAN SOUL TO NAPPY LUV
  • INF & KURMA MURRAIN ARE REPPIN' THE COLUMBIAN CONNECTION TO NAPPY LUV
  • WORLD CULTURE EATS PROVIDED BY FOODBYFRANCOIS
  • POET JOSE VAZQUEZ WILL BE BRINGING THE MEXICAN FLAVOR TO THE NAPPY LUV MIX
  • REGGAE RIDDIMS BY ASHANTI SELASSIE
  • THE SHOW STARTS AT 8PM W/ DJ STEEL WHEEL AND LEADS DIRECTLY INTO THE AFTERPARTY W/ DJ CHIEF BOIMA
  • VENDING SPACES ARE AVAILABLE @ $50 FOR A 10FT TABLE. CLICK FOR MORE INFO
  • PATSHA BAY, NB HOLLA, DONGALA, DRC APEPAREL & OLGA WILL PUT THE CONGO IN "CONGO STRONG!"

Ashanti Selassie

Born In Detroit Mi. the son of a music loving senior wire transfer clerk & a professional bass player. From birth Ashanti was exposed to wide range of music genres, before he was able to walk he would regularly accompany his father to rehersals who was a member in some of the most prominent bands in the Detroit area at the time.

FoodbyFrancois

FoodbyFrancois is a personal chef and boutique catering company created by Chef Barry Francois. You will not be suprised to discover Chef Barry offers a healthy, time-saving and delicious answer to your meal-time dilemmas.

Rocky Spitz

The youngest of three siblings, born to a drug addicted mother, Rocky was adopted at two weeks old and lived with his parents in Brooklyn, NY till he was 5 at that time the family moved to Charlotte, NC. It was at the age of five that Rocky began to realize his love for music with interests in Free-styling and reciting tunes such as Queen Latifah's 'Unity'.

Jimi Thompson

I have a BA in Art and I am currently working as a freelance designer seeking a full time graphic design position. The biggest impact on my career as a design student and professional has been realizing that good design can speak louder than I ever can.

General Spade

Born as an eighties baby on a blistery November night on Buffalo, NY’s west side, General Spade has always had a deep love for hip hop with a purpose. As a kid he was subjected to the typical gun violence, domestic abuse and all around crime that many inner city youth are forced to deal with.

John Hairston Jr.

John Hairston Jr. has been an artist for as long as he can remember. A North Carolina native, he created art before he could read or write. Throughout his grade school years, he spent the majority of his time drawing superheroes and listening to any old soul or Hip Hop records he could get his hands on.

Carolina Funk

Popping is a street dance and one of the original funk styles that came from California during the 1960s-1970s. It is based on the technique of quickly contracting and relaxing muscles to cause a jerk in the dancer's body, referred to as a pop or a hit. This is done continuously to the rhythm of a song in combination with various movements and poses.

DJ Chief Boima

Chief Boima is a Sierra Leonean-American electronic musician, DJ, writer, and outspoken advocate for the cutting-edge digital music cultures coming out of many parts of the world today.

Dongala

From being born from the vibrant atmosphere, picturesque medieval streets, lively squares, beautiful boulevards of Belgium, Brussels to being raised in North Carolina's largest metropolitan area, U. S. second largest banking center, Charlotte, North Carolina. The first born of four from Democratic Republic of Congo's (Formally Zaire) plitical refugee parents,

Patsha Bay

Patsha Bay Mukuna is a Congo-born singer and star of the Kinshasa-set film, Viva Riva!. He was selected by director, Djo Tunda Wa Munga to play the physically-demanding role of small-time Congolese gangster, Riva, despite Mukuna having no screen acting experience. The film opens with Riva returning home to the capital of Congo after a decade away —

NB Holla

When you think of basketball, you think of Michael Jordan. When you think of Tour de France, you think of Lance Armstrong, think of boxing, think Muhammad Ali. So when you think of music, yes you will think of Michael Jackson or even Jay Z but soon you will also think of the name NB-Holla. NB-Holla, born in Congo RDC, Africa formally known as Zaire, is one of the most under rated musicians in our time.

INF

Jose Perez (born Feburary 4th, 1988) better known by his stage name "INF" is an American hip-hop artist. Inf was born and raise in Passaic, NJ and currently resides in Charlotte, NC. Inf is of Colombian and Puerto Rican descent.

Quill

On any given day, if you are real still, you can feel the earth shift. This is no ordinary shift of time and place, but of a generational mindset and the cause of this seismic movement is Quill.

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