SOLE DXB's Musical Performances Were Lit This Year

If you weren't there, prepare for some major fomo...
SOLE DXB's Musical Performances Were Lit This Year
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Sole DXB, Dubai’s fashion and cultural festivial, was back for the sixth time this year to Dubai Design District, d3, for a three-day event to remember. In addition to the cultural talks, fashion exhibitions and displays from a range of massive sportsewear brands, there were a host of musical performances that brought the soul to Sole DXB. 

Allow me to bring you a round-up of all the performers that were a part of the music line-up...

American music duo NxWorries, featuring singer and rapper Anderson Paak and producer Knxwledge performed on the opening night...

Rain or shine, we’re open! NXWORRIES killing it. #thisisd3 #daregreatly #smartwaterme #soledxb

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20-year-old soul singer and rising star H.E.R, whose fans include R’n’B singer Alicia Keys, was there for a stunning performance

Also headlining the festival was award-winning British grime star Kano

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Who was joined by American rapper D’Anthony Carlos, better known by his stage name GoldLink 

GoldLink live on stage at Sole DXB #thisisd3 #daregreatly #smartwaterme #soledxb

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Joining the line-up of the performances was Manchester urban jazz singer IAMDDB

Recording artist Teyana Taylor, signed to Kanye West’s GOOD Music label, took centre stage on the closing night

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Alongside her was GOOD Music President and rapper Pusha T, who bid the music line-up goodbye

Further highlighting the power of hip-hop was the international premiere screening of Word is Bond, a documentary about the transformative nature of hip-hop lyrics by award-winning director Sacha Jenkins

The screening followed the preview of a second hip-hop documentary, My Mic Sounds Nice: The Truth About Women In Hip-Hop by Ava DuVernay

What a weekend!