The rumors have been true all along! The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival has just announced the official lineup for this year’s biggest music event, and fans are ecstatic to see their favorite musicians perform on stage; are your favorite musicians on the list?
According to Rolling Stone, the renowned music festival will hold its 2023 edition on the weekends of April 14 to 16, 2023, and again on the weekends of April 21 to 23, 2023. Fans will be able to witness history firsthand, as Bad Bunny has been named the event’s first Latin headliner.
BLACKPINK, on the other hand, becomes the festival’s first K-pop group to perform on the main stage. Frank Ocean, who has not performed in 11 years, will be the third headliner.
The three mentioned above have been heavily rumored to be performing at this year’s event, which is finally taking place in Indio, California.
Gorillaz, Becky G, Metro Boomin, Kaytranda, The Chemical Brothers, Burna Boy, Wet Leg, MUNA, TESTPILOT, Magdalena Bay, YUNGBLUD, and many more will perform on Bad Bunny’s headlining day (April 14 and 21).
BLACKPINK, who made history in 2019, would be joined on the second day (April 15 and 22) by a lineup of artists including ROSALA, Charli XCX, The Kid LAROI, Underworld, Mura Masa, Yaeji, Hiatus Kaiyote, Kenny Beats, and others.
Frank Ocean will close out the three-day two-weekend set of shows, and other performers for the day include Björk, A Boogie, Kali Uchis, Porter Robinson, Jackson Wang, Latto, Jai Wolf, Rae Sremmurd, Christine and the Queens, and more.
Calvin Harris will also appear at Coachella’s “return to the desert” set, which will be taken over by Swedish House Mafia for the 2022 edition.
Large-scale art installations by artists such as Raices Cultura, NEWSUBSTANCE, Vincent Leroy, Do LaB, Robert Bose, Maggie West, Güveng Üzel, and Kumkum Fernando will be available for viewing throughout the event.
According to Coachella’s official website, those interested in attending the event should know that weekend 1 passes are limited, and fans will have a better chance of getting tickets for weekend 2.
The presale will begin at 11 a.m. PT on January 13. Those who bought and/or registered in 2022 will be granted “loyalty access” on January 11 at 11 a.m. PT.