Following African tradition, we open each Festival day with traditional African drumming.This image is of S.H.I.N.E. Mwausi led by Rene Fisher-Mims (second from right, front).
Our Official Festival M.C., Ramona Stephens
Fabio Assis Jahgun, Co-Producer, Raw 2 the Roots Natural Hair Show
LA County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas
Azar Lawrence (Jazz), Barbara Morrison (Blues), Miles Mosley, Bassist from Kamasi Washington's Next Step Band
Returning for the 4th consecutive year
We have a loyal audience of people that enjoy great music, good food and meeting new friends.
Bronner Brothers' 4 Naturals and Tropical Roots
Our diverse audience comes from all council districts in the City of Los Angeles and beyond.
Dulan's on Crenshaw
Kamasi Washigton, Medusa (The Gansta Goddess of Hip Hop ) and Leon "Da Lion" Mobley