With a pit stop in Detroit, Michigan, Afro Nation is bringing its large celebration to the American Midwest. On August 19–20, 2023, at Bedrock’s Douglass Site, the event will be co-produced with that company. Bedrock is a Detroit-based business.
As part of its ongoing attempt to bring together fans from all over the world through unique music and upbeat vibes, Afro Nation will continue to discuss the topic of Afrobeats’ domination on a worldwide scale. Burna Boy and Davido are among the lineup’s A-list performers, and they’ll be joined by an incredible group of brilliant musicians from various musical genres as the event’s headliners.
The press announcement states that tickets go on sale on Friday, June 2nd, allowing music lovers to enjoy this memorable musical event fully. Afro Nation is a remarkable event honoring Detroit’s musical accomplishments and deeply ingrained linkages to American, African, and worldwide Black culture. It is anticipated to draw numerous attendees from all parts of the world.
The event engages with the city’s thriving cultural and musical communities while recognizing Detroit’s enduring legacy. The Douglass site’s historical significance as the nation’s first housing development for African Americans adds to the resonance of the celebration. It was home to notable African Americans like Smokey Robinson and Diana Ross.