A star-studded lineup of musicians from the funk world and beyond will come together at Los Angeles’ The Mint on Friday, January 24th for Peace, Love & Funk. The Harold Robinson Foundation/Camp Ubuntu benefit show will raise funds to help counter social and economic disparities, generate positive impact and empowerment, and raise funds for camp programming for underserved youth in the Los Angeles region.
The 11th-annual benefit concert will bring together a roster of famed musicians for an unforgettable evening of funk. out famed, all-star musicians to pay tribute to the music of funk. Hosted by Nikki Glaspie and The Nth Power, emceed by Los Angeles hip-hop legend Chali 2na (Jurassic 5, Ozomatli), and DJed by Peace, Love & Funk will embody the funk and soul tune favorites performed by some of today’s top musicians and welcome surprise guests for a night of powerhouse musical collaborations.
In addition to Glaspie (a Harold Robinson Foundation advisory board member), her The Nth Power cohorts, and the golden-voiced Chali 2na, the special performance will be topped off with a “DJ set” by Sly5th Avenue (Sylvester Onyejiaka) featuring Robert Sput Searight and Nate Werth, with guest appearances by Amanda Brown and MonoNeon. The extraordinary collective of performers counts Prince, Snoop Dogg, Erykah Badu, Herbie Hancock, Kendrick Lamar, The Killers, Toto, Justin Timberlake and many more among their past collaborators.
Tickets start at $50 for general admission with limited tables available. All tickets will be tax deductible. Tickets for “Peace, Love & Funk” can be found here.