The professor and anti-apartheid activist was also a member of the African National Congress liberation movement.
Upcoming Festival Appearances
A closer look at this year’s highlights, lowlights, omissions, and potential guests.
Ready or not, here are 30 reasons to be excited for the upcoming year in music.
Plus: Justice, James Blake, Tyler the Creator, Sky Ferriera, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, The Jesus Lizard, Gas, Laurie Anderson, and many more.
Blood Orange, Kelela, and Moses Sumney will also share the stage with Knowles.
Lana Del Rey, Solange, ASAP Rocky, Kid Cudi, and Migos among the many highlights.
Los Angeles hip-hop festival also promises Travis Scott, SZA, Earl Sweatshirt, Vic Mensa, YG, 21 Savage, and more.
The Detroit fixture continues to redefine the American dance festival experience.
Jamie xx, Warpaint, Robyn & Mr. Tophat, Jagwar Ma, Floating Points, and more will play the curated event.
Tyler, the Creator has created a festival that’s gone way beyond his notebook pages.
The collaboration that never was returns for an all-too brief performance.
Rising Canadian star tackles the Channel Orange highlight.