NEW YORK — Billie Eilish accomplished the third cease of her large tour, and was simply two days away from headlining Madison Sq. Backyard, earlier than she needed to cancel the trek due to the coronavirus pandemic final yr.
Now she’s returning to New York Metropolis as one of many headliners of the Governors Ball Music Competition this fall.
Founders Leisure introduced Tuesday that Eilish, A$AP Rocky, J Balvin, Put up Malone, DaBaby and Megan Thee Stallion will carry out on Sept. 24-26 in Queens on the Citi Area advanced, the stadium’s exterior space (not one of the performances will happen inside the stadium).
Organizers stated they’re “working in shut session with the Metropolis of New York (and) the pageant will observe all state and federal pointers mandated on the time of the occasion.” Tickets for most people go on sale Thursday at 12 p.m. Japanese.
“Constructing a restoration for all of us means reconnecting with the enduring occasions that make New York Metropolis the best journey vacation spot on the earth,” New York Mayor Invoice de Blasio stated in an announcement. “As extra New Yorkers grow to be vaccinated by the day, we’re proud to help arts and tradition and welcome again Governors Ball and their incredible lineup, together with New York Metropolis’s personal Princess Nokia, A$AP Rocky, and King Princess, amongst others.”
Governors Ball is celebrating its tenth anniversary and others set to carry out embrace Jamie xx, 21 Savage, Ellie Goulding, Leon Bridges, Burna Boy, Phoebe Bridgers, Bleachers, Younger Thug, Portugal. The Man, Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist, Carly Rae Jepsen, 24kGoldn, Aminé, Huge Thief, RÜFÜS DU SOL, Pink Sweat$, EarthGang, Tate McRae, Future Islands and Dominic Fike.
Numerous musicians plan to hit the highway this summer season and fall as stay music makes its return following the pandemic. Acts who’ve introduced stay concert events embrace Carlos Santana, Genesis, Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley, Alejandro Sanz, Thomas Rhett, Pepe Aguilar Rufus Wainwright and José González. Justin Bieber and The Weeknd are among the performers who’ve introduced excursions for 2022.
Mesfin Fekadu, The Related Press