Washington DC's Immigrant & Refugee Music Festival

Washington DC's Immigrant & Refugee Music Festival

Tabi Bonney, Chief Obi, Martha Afework, La Colombopercutiva, Layla Khepri, DJ CYD, George Tsakiris, Yannis

Sat · July 6, 2019

4:00 pm (event ends at 12:00 am)

$29.99 - $69.99

This event is 18 and over

Your Ticket Goes Toward A Good Cause

Want to support local refugees and immigrants in the DC Metro area? 5% of your ticket will be donated to the International Rescue Committee's DC Metro office.


That's right.


You will be able to donate while you dance! Learn more about the International Rescue Committee's DC Metro office here: rescue.org/silverspring

Washington DC's Immigrant & Refugee Music Festival
Washington DC's Immigrant & Refugee Music Festival
As we remember how our country was founded on Independence Day weekend, we will amplify our message of unity with the talents of musicians of immigrant-descent.
Tabi Bonney
Tabi Bonney
Tabiabuè Bonney, (born in Lomé, Togo, West Africa, better known as Tabi Bonney) is a hip-hop artist, and son of afro-funk superstar, Itadi K. Bonney. Tabi achieved recognition in the Washington, D.C. Metro area with his radio singles "The Pocket" and "Doin It" featuring Raheem DeVaughn. Tabi represents Northeast D.C., Langdon Park.

Moving from continent to continent (including Africa, Europe, and N. America) He attended Florida A&M where he received two degrees, a masters in Biology and Secondary Education and an undergrad in Biology Pre-Med.

Together with fellow D.C. rapper Haziq Ali, he forms the group Organized Rhyme. Which eventually led to performing as the opening act for the likes of OutKast, LL Cool J, and Cam'ron. He also worked with Mike Carter to create the underground album "Bonney & Carter".
George Tsakiris
Producer from Greece.
Venue Information:
Echostage
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
Washington, DC, 20018
http://www.echostage.com/