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June 19 • 4:30 p.m.
(All times are in PDT)
An all-star lineup gathers for a musical celebration of black freedom and excellence at the Hollywood Bowl. JUNETEENTH: A Celebration of Freedom features performances by Earth, Wind & Fire, The Roots, Lucky Daye, Jhené Aiko, Robert Glasper, Killer Mike, Billy Porter, Mary Mary, Anthony Hamilton, Michelle Williams, Mickey Guyton, the Debbie Allen Dance Academy, and more. Additionally, Thomas Wilkins and Derrick Hodge conduct the Re-Collective Orchestra, marking the first-ever performance by an all-black symphony orchestra in the Hollywood Bowl’s 100-year history. The musical direction of the evening is provided by Adam Blackstone and Questlove.
Photo courtesy of LA Phil.