An event in tribute to the chart topping revolutionary artist, poet and civil rights activist, Gil Scott-Heron.
Announcement: Talib Kweli to headline LIMF Gil Scott-Heron Tribute.
Due to filming commitments, Yasiin Bey will no longer be able to perform at the LIMF’s Commissioned event “Revolution will be live - a Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron
Now featuring Talib Kweli, plus legendary UK Reggae band Aswad, local chart toppers The Christians, poet and protégé of Gil's Malik & the O.G's plus Sophia Ben-Yousef and much more.
Gil's son Rumal Rackley and none other than Ndaba Mandela, grandson of the late great Nelson Mandela, will be guests of honour whilst a DJ set from BBC Radio 6's Craig Charles completes and unforgettable night.
The Revolution Will Be Live is commissioned by Liverpool International Music Festival 2015 featuring
Craig Charles DJ Set
Malik & The O.G's
Sofia Ben Yousef
Yesternight Productions Ltd