The Roots Announce 2018 Roots Picnic Lineup Hosted By Dave Chappelle

The Roots (in conjunction with Live Nation) have announced the lineup for the 11th annual Roots Picnic, which is scheduled to go down at Festival Pier on June 2 in The Roots’ hometown of Philadelphia.

Hosted by the inimitable Dave Chappelle, the 2018 Roots Picnic boasts appearances from Lil Uzi Vert, Dirty Projectors, The Diplomats, 2 Chainz, 6LACK, dvsn, Brandy, Rapsody, and (of course) The Roots.

A special Black Thought and J. Period Live Mixtape event featuring Fabolous and Jadakiss is also on the bill.

The Roots Announce 2018 Roots Picnic Lineup Hosted By Dave ChappelleIn addition to the music, 2018 will serve as the first year of the Podcast Stage, which will host live podcasts such as Drink Champs, On One with Angela Rye and Questlove Supreme.

Tickets go on sale Friday (February 16) at 12 p.m. ET and pre-sales are available here.