One of the longest-running Afrobeat groups in New York, Akoya Afrobeat is back after a lengthy hiatus with a new album, Under the Tree. We recently premiered “Taking It Back,” a heavy Afrobeat/soul anthem. Check that out to learn more about the group and the new album.
Akoya is celebrating their album release with a show at Baby’s All Right in Williamsburg next Tues., May 31, with No Small Money Brass Band and DJ Center. We’re excited to offer a two-ticket giveaway! Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject Akoya Afrobeat for your chance to win!