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Tune in this Saturday on @twitch for a powerful evening of live music, conversation, and celebration hosted by Black Lives Matter co-founder @osopepatrisse. RSVP for this FREE event at blackpowerlive.com (link in bio) Patrisse will talk with @gasconforlada @bloomandplume @iamdamonturner and more @terracemartin will debut a new piece entitled “Racism on Trial” feat. @kamasiwashington @robertglasper @denzelcurryph & more @the_bbc_ (Stevie Wonder’s band) will perform Black Power anthems and originals with the likes of @dojacat @miguel @thetwinshadow @serpentwithfeet and many more Poets @ajamonet and @yrsadaleyward will inspire us, along with @devhynes on solo piano @ho99o9 will perform 2 new songs with @travisbarker on drums We’ll finish the evening with London native ACYDE composing a mixtape live from his Los Angeles residence All benefitting @crenshawdairymart @trap.heals @blackmenbuild @sankofadotorg @translawcenter Lineup art by @lomau. Poster art by @mayah_hatcher #blackpowerlive
Black Power Live, the event
Black Power Live, broadcast on the 27th of June on the BehindTheRhyme Twitch channel, is a streaming event hosted by Patrisse Cullors, co-founder of the Black Lives Matter movement, “a celebration of the incredible work done by organisers and activists around the world, a chance to reflect, regroup and talk about next steps”. The line-up features Terrace Martin, Doja Cat and The Brandon Brown Collective. Viewers are required to subscribe to access all the performances, with proceeds going to charities such as Crenshaw Dairy Mart, Trap Heals, Transgender Law Center, Sankofa and Black Men Build. However, rap-punk duo H09909’s performance with Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker is available for free on their YouTube channel.