MNspin Artist of the Week: Atim Opoka
June 15 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Atim Opoka is a Ugandan-American songwriter, vocalist, composer, producer and teaching artist who fuses Afro-pop and electronic sounds while embracing the power of transformative story-telling. They are most recently a 2023 Jerome Hill Artist Fellow, 2021 recipient of a Waters Grant as well as an Our Space is Spoken For Fellowship from the Twin Cities Media Alliance. Opoka has performed original works at the Hook and Ladder, Stone Arch Bridge Festival, and Powderhorn Park Festival.
MNspin is an online collection of Minnesota music curated by local experts, brought to you by Hennepin County Library and the Friends of the Hennepin County Library. The collection features hundreds of selected albums by Minnesota artists of all genres. Minnesota artists gain exposure, and music lovers can explore the rich diversity of the local music scene and discover new favorite artists and bands. Music is available to freely stream or download here: hclib.musicat.co/.