Afropunk Brooklyn 2016

As the acclaimed music festival gears up for its London stop on September 24, we're looking back on the artists who held our attention during this year's festivities in the Borough of Churches.

Hundreds of people gathered at Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park this weekend for AFROPUNK's annual music festival. Celebrating its 12th year in New York City, the two-day Black culture gala opened its stages to many acclaimed performers including CeeLo, Janelle Monáe, Ice Cube, and more.

From the legendary George Clinton to Janelle Monáe, here's the schedule of all you can expect to light sh*t up on August 27 and 28 at Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park.