Cross The Tracks, a brand new music and food focused event for South London, arrives on Sunday 9th June, at Brixton’s Brockwell Park for a day of music, food, workshops, talks and more.
Championing a female orientated line-up, Cross The Tracks’ headliner is Chaka Khan, whose career spans over five decades of endless hits.
Motown heads are in for a treat as all female powerhouse group Martha Reeves & The Vandellas will be performing live, alongside American hip hop come soul duo, OSHUN. Elsewhere, Island Records signing self-confessed jazz-come-rap pioneer Masego will also head to Brixton.
Joining them are The Blackbyrds, Manchester’s Children of Zeus, Mercury nominated The Comet is Coming, and Ninja Tune signee Jordan Rakei.
The new wave of smoked out RnB has a strong presence at Cross The Tracks – fresh from her album launch in 2018 is Eliza with her jazz infused beats and blurry vocals. Elsewhere, Etta Bond as well as South London musician on the rise Poppy Adjudha showcasing her hybrid of funk, soul and reggae. Six piece jazz ensemble and Brownswood signees – Maisha will also be representing London’s blooming jazz scene.
Cross The Tracks will host over 40 of London’s most talked about street food traders bringing food from all the world to Brockwell Park, alongside talks, panels, workshops and an independent creative market including a record fair and local art traders.