Kanye West is coming to Australia for the New Year.

The G.O.O.D. Music leader will headline the 20th annual Australian music fest, Big Day Out 2012, in several cities across the country (including Auckland, Sydney, Gold Coast and Melbourne and others) throughout January 2012.

Joining Mr. West will be Odd Future, Soundgarden, Kasabian and My Chemical Romance, among others.

Tickets go on sale on October 12. For more information visit here. —Christopher Minaya