DJ Bembona

With her community-oriented and afro-diasporic approach, Puerto Rican-Panamanian DJ, Bembona, has established herself as a singular voice in the landscape of New York nightlife. Bembona is now recognized as a mainstay in this musical panorama, as she regularly performs at parties and festivals across the country. Bembona’s artistic practice is rooted in healing and self-love, with an emphasis on educating her followers about the politics of black Latinidad. In an era where much of mainstream Latinx music is whitewashed, Bembona is adamant about empowering and visibilizing those who look like her.