Tag Archives: Coachella

Lizzo joins Janelle Monaé at Coachella: Watch

Janelle Monaé brought the juice to Coachella, and she had the crowd — including fellow R&B queen Lizzo — twerking along. Toward the end of her Friday set, Monaé welcomed both Lizzo and Tierra Whack to the stage as she performed “I Got the Juice” from her 2018 album, Dirty Computer. At the encouragement of Monaé,

Kid Cudi dedicate Coachella performance to Nipsey Hussle and Mac Miller: Watch

Coachella brought all the biggest names in music to the California dessert this weekend, but many artists took time to pay tribute to those who weren’t able to be there. At his early evening set on Friday, Jaden Smith was the first to shout out Nipsey Hussle, who was shot and killed on March 31st.

Coachella stagehand dies while setting up festival

Coachella has suffered a tragedy a week ahead of its festivities. According to TMZ, a stagehand fell 60 feet to his death on Saturday morning while setting up one of the stages on the Empire Polo Club grounds in Indio, California. Eyewitnesses claim he was climbing the stage scaffolding, and that he wasn’t wearing a

What we learned from Paul Tollet’s new Coachella interview

On the heels of Coachella’s 2019 lineup announcement, Goldenvoice head Paul Tollett sat down with the Los Angeles Times for a wide-ranging interviews. Tollett discussed his decision to drop Kanye West from this year’s lineup, the controversy surrounding Coachella owner Philip Anschutz, the festival’s radius clause, and the future of Goldenvoice’s FYF Fest. Tollett confirmed

Coachella announces new initiatives to combat assault and harassment

While studies have confirmed that attending live shows can add years to your life, recent headlines have proven that they can also be a dangerous place. Coachella is well aware of that, which is why they’re taking steps to ensure a safe experience. As the Los Angeles Times points out (via Pitchfork), the festival has

Beyoncé talks Coachella, legacy, and pregnancy health scare in rare Vogue interview

For the September 2018 issue of Vogue, Beyoncé was given complete editorial control. In turn, she tapped Tyler Mitchell, a 23-year-old photographer from Atlanta, to become the first person of color to shoot a Vogue cover. Additionally, she sat down for a rare interview with Clover Hope and discussed motherhood, her recent Coachella performance, her ongoing OTR II

Cardi B and SZA perform “I Do” at Coachella 2018: Watch

For her first weekend at Coachella, Cardi B served up a $ 300,000 set featuring pregnant twerking and cameos from Chance the Rapper, Kehlani, and 21 Savage. Her second go-around this past weekend was equally eventful and guest-filled as the Cardi was joined onstage by Invasion of Privacy collaborator and fellow breakout star SZA. The