Just yesterday, Coachella released their 2012 lineup via Facebook and Twitter. The headliners are The Black Keys, Radiohead, and Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg. And also bringing some original Afrobeat to this event Seun Kuti & Eygpt 80 will be taking to the stage on the first day.


For those of you who might not have heard of Coachella, Many may call it the best music festival in America! held every year in the late Spring in Indio, CA (near palm springs), this mammoth event was original 2days long but in 2007 it was given a extra day due to it’s popularity. Most of the artists that perform there fall under the genre of alt/indie rock, underground hip-hop, dance, electronica and now AFROBEATS!. They also showcase varied types of art and a mini film festival.


Coachella 2012 Line-Up

As this event is set in California you get the best of everything….Sun and good Music!


Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival will take place April 13-15 and April 20-22 in Indio, California. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 13 at 10 a.m PST on the Coachella website.

Snoop Dogg and Dr Dre will be closing the popular festival

Seun Kuti will be bringing some Afrobeat sounds to Coachella this year

R&B singer/ rapper Frank Ocean will be taking to the stage on day one of the event.


Let the countdown begin – only 93 days until weekend 1! Who are you most excited to see? Let us know in the comments below!

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