Elton John, Kanye West and Jack White will headline Bonnaroo this year. Lionel Richie, Phoenix, Frank Ocean, Disclosure, Zedd, Lauryn Hill, Janelle Monae, Sam Smith and Banks were also among the list of artists announced as performers during the festival’s 30-minute Bonnaroo Line-Up Announcement Megathon webcast. Additional performers will be announced in the future. Outkast didn’t make the lineup.
Bonnaroo will take place in Manchester, TN on June 12-15. Tickets go on sale Saturday, Feb. 22 at noon.
Outkast, Jack White and Vampire Weekend will headline Governors Ball in New York this year. According to Billboard, the festival announced its lineup by placing a full-page ad in the New York Times. News of Outkast headlining was first announced last week.
Janelle Monae, Disclosure, Foster the People, J. Cole, Empire of the Sun, James Blake, Phoenix, Childish Gambino, La Roux, Chance the Rapper, Run the Jewels and Skrillex are just a few of the acts set to perform.
The Governors Ball will take place June 6-8 on Randall’s Island in New York City.
Mr. Carter won’t headline this year’s Made in America festival, but his wife will. Beyonce is set to headline he festival along with Nine Inch Nails when the Budweiser festival takes place in Philadelphia Aug. 31 and Sept. 1.
Kendrick Lamar, Calvin Harris, Phoenix, 2 Chainz, Wiz Khalifa, Emeli Sande, School Boy Q and more are set to hit the stage during the festival. Performers were announced this morning via a Spotify playlist.
A documentary inspired by last year’s festival and produced by Jay Z will be released before this year’s festival kicks off.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on April 17.
Rumor has it Mumford & Sons, The Killers, Phoenix and Vampire Weekend will headline Chicago’s Lollapalooza festival when it hits Grant Park August 2-4. The news has not been confirmed by the festival, and we’ll have to wait and see what other artists are set to hit the stage, but so far so good, right?
I really need to see Mumford & Sons soon at one of these festivals…
The American Music Awards Nominee List has finally been released and fans can officially vote here. Eminem, Lady Antebellum, Justin Bieber, & B.O.B. (EEPPP!!!!) are a few of the artists leading the nominees!!! The show airs on tv on November 21 on ABC.
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