FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival Coming July 12th and 13th!

FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival is happening in Atlanta, GA July 12 – 13!!

Funk Jazz Kafe July 28, 2007
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Birthed in Atlanta, GA in 1994, FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival, one of the most anticipated and original, interactive cultural arts festivals in North America, crosses Hip-Hop, Soul, British Soul, and Mainstream Pop audiences. Not only has it been supported by national and international ground-breaking talent, but has donated 750,000 lbs of non-perishable food to Atlanta charities.


Rolling Stone Magazine calls FunkJazz Kafé® “A Creative Paradise” and justly earned the accolade “A Legendary Carnival of Art & Music!” by Vibe Magazine. In Atlanta, it was voted “Best Multimedia Eventand “Best Performance Arts Festival” by Creative Loafing Atlanta.

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As part of the 25th Anniversary National Black Arts Festival Celebration…

On July 12th FunkJazz Kafé® will execute a film screening “Diary of a Decade (The Story of a Movement) at The Southwest Arts Center.  Narrated by Chuck D of Public Enemy, this nationally popular, consistently SOLD-OUT, film documentary spans the late 1980s – early 2000s and speaks on the fabric of soul music, its pioneers, its offspring, the challenges with the commercial music industry, and the evolution of the Atlanta-birthed FunkJazz Kafé®.

On July 13th FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival LIVE.  Known for ‘the unknown’ for nearly two decades, high-quality, unannounced talent such as Jill Scott, Angie Stone, Erykah Badu, Public Enemy, Janelle Monáe, India.Arie, Cee Lo Green, Jamie Foxx, Bilal, Dionne Farris, and hip-hop legends Doug E. Fresh and MC Lyte have graced the FunkJazz Kafé® stage. Expect once-in-a-lifetime artist experiences, exclusive music performances and various interactive components, displayed in nine separate areas or suites.


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