Hip Hop looks to make its presence felt in a massive way this year at the annual Coachella Music & Arts Festival This year. It will be difficult; however, to top the explosive representation that Hip Hop presented last year as Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg wowed the crowd with a shocking and awe inspiring performance that included a performance by 2Pac via hologram.
The Coachella Music Festival officials have released the preliminary performers list and Hip Hop is very well represented. The crowd should expect some electrifying performances with the lineup that has been revealed.
The Festival will take place over two weekends; spanning from Friday, April 12, 2013 – Sunday, April 21, 2013.
The lineup for the Friday shows (April 12 and 19) are as follows: Jurassic 5, Aesop Rock, Earl Sweatshirt, and will be headlined by The Stone Roses and Blur.
The lineup for Saturday shows (April 13 and 20) are as follows: 2 Chainz, Janelle Monae, Danny Brown, El-P, Pusha T, Theophilus London, Action Bronson, and will be headlined by Phoenix.
The lineup for the Sunday shows (April 14 and 21) are as follows: Wu-Tang Clan, and will be headlined by the Red Hot Chili Pepper
The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival will be held in Indio, CA at the Empire Polo Club