Jay-Z to Headline Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
One week after announcing his Blueprint 3 Tour with Young Jeezy and Trey Songz, Jay-Z has joined the bill of the 11th annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California.
Jay will headline the three-day event, set for April 16 through the 18 at the Empire Polo Club. Other artists on the roster of over 130 acts include: Wale, De La Soul, B.o.B., P.O.S., Corinne Bailey Rae, Gorillaz, Sly & the Family Stone, Gil Scott-Heron, Mayer Hawthorne and Thom Yorke of Radiohead.
Tickets for Coachella go on sale on Friday, January 22 at 10 a.m. at all ticketmaster locations and coachella.com.
As for The BP3 Tour, Hov and friends will kick off the month long trek on February 20, at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Florida. The trio will then make stops in Dallas, New Orleans, Atlanta, New York, Washington, D.C., Boston, Chicago, and St. Louis among other cities, before ending in Los Angeles’ Staples Center on March 26.
For a full list of tour dates and to purchase tickets, fans can visit ticketmaster.com. —Elan Mancini