Folk & World

Sounds Under the Bridge

Part of Africa Utopia

Hear everything from Afrofunk to hip-hop and kora at the Sounds Under the Bridge pop-up stage, all while enjoying delicious delights from the Africa Utopia food market.

Programmed by Sherika Sherard.


Multi-instrumentalist and flautist of Columbian heritage playing a tapestry of r&b, Latino music, hip hop and jazz.

Bee Bakare
Award-winning Nigerian-born singer songwriter playing bubbly sunshine tunes with a dazzling smile and pack-a-punch voice.

Self-acclaimed melody warrior whose music fuses r&b, indie and hip-hop, telling stories through a British melodic rap songwriter style.

Namiwa Jazz
Hailing from the West Midlands, this fearless songwriter blends nu-soul, African jazz, hip-hop and r&b together, introducing listeners to her self-proclaimed genre of Afro-Twang.

Dylema Collective
Honeyed neo-soul, zippy funk and multi-sensory jazz. The kinda music that makes your brain and booty dance.


A rhythmic African marimba group playing folk music from Zimbabwe, South Africa and Botswana, as well as contemporary covers from the region.

A talented singer songwriter armed with an acoustic guitar and pretty melodies.

Kieran Boothe
Refreshingly talented East London rapper with DJ accompaniment.

Sherika Sherard
A rustic singer songwriter using charm, wit and soothing melodies to warm the hearts of listeners.

Sue Lily
A gentle merging of neo-soul, old school hip-hop, and jazz; with her roots remaining firm within soul.

Dates & times

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Outdoor spaces
Queen's Walk, under Hungerford Bridge