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July 5, 2024 
DuSable Garden
Washington Park, Chicago IL

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Celebrate Chicago’s biggest music night the 42nd Chicago Music Awards (CMA) combined with 31st African/Caribbean Intl Festival of Life, July 5th, 2024  at the DuSable Museum Garden- Washington Park


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CMA 2024 Overview

The 42nd Annual Chicago Music Award honors entertainers in all genres of music, from Pop to Gospel, Reggaeton, Afrobeat, Blues to Jazz, Hip Hop to Urban, country to Rock, House to EDM, Caribbean to Latin, Comedy toSpoken Word, Teens to Classical, and the list goes on.

CMA 2024 Nominations Open until May 1, 2024

Nominations are now open at through May 1st to nominate the best ofChicagoland entertainers, in more than 30 categories.


For the third time the 42nd Annual Chicago Music Awards, will combine with the International Festival of Life.

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CMA combined with the 31st
International Festival of Life (IFOL)

31st  Anniversary African/Caribbean International Festival of Life (IFOL)

July 4-7, 2024

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