Back2Black Festival is back to RIO!!

FEEL THE BLACK RYTHM WITH A BRAZIL – AFRICA – JAMAICA CONNECTION!!

On March 20th and 21st, Cidade das Artes hosts another edition of Back2Black festival. The first black music and culture festival in Brazil is now on its sixth edition, with a schedule that brings upcoming artists and veterans in the African and Brazilian music scene, with a prominence towards rhythms from Jamaica.The line-up features established musicians like Angelique Kidjo, DAMIAN MARLEY (the son and disciple of the legacy of BOB MARLEY, performing for the first time in Rio). and Planet Hemp, as well as a tribute to black Carioca composers, in celebration of the city’s 450th anniversary.

Local: Cidade das Artes
Adress: Avenida das Américas – Barra da Tijuca 5300, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, 22793-080
Date: 21/03/2015 to 22/03/2015
Time: Friday and Saturday at 21:00
Price: R$75 to R$200
More information:
www.cidadedasartes.org
www.back2blackfestival.com.br