Coachella announces its 2023 edition with Bad Bunny, Frank Ocean and Blackpink as headliners
coachella threw the official line-up for its 2023 edition with several surprises and renowned artists. This year, the famous music festival will be headlined by Frank Ocean, Bad Bunny Y blackpink. In this way, Benito will be the first Latin American artist to headline the event, while the female k-pop quartet will be the first South Korean band to become a headliner.
As previously announced, the festival will take place over two weekends: April 14-16 and April 21-23 at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. Other artists and bands that are part of the grid are rosalia, Gorillaz, Björk, charli xcx, wet leg, Burna Boy, blonde Y glorilla. On the Argentine side, The Fabulous Cadillacs They will be present on the Californian stage, joining other artists who have previously participated in Coachella such as Las Ligas Menores, Juana Molina, Nicki Nicole and Nathy Peluso.
paul tollett, the festival’s co-founder, had already revealed to the Los Angeles Times that Ocean would headline Coachella 2023 after the pandemic forced them to cancel the 2020 edition, where the artist was scheduled to headline. Explaining why he broke the news so early, Tollett said: “Right now, it’s the Wild West. I’m just trying to be as fair as possible to the artists and to the fans to make sure they finally get to see everyone we’ve confirmed. “.
The 2022 edition of Coachella had as main artists Billie Eilish and Harry Styles while Ye (Kanye West), decided to drop out at the last moment of the event and, instead, was supplanted by The Weeknd and the Swedish House Mafia. Also performing were Phoebe Bridgers, Lil Baby, Flume, Anitta, Doja Cat, Mika and many more artists.