Jay-Z & Chance the Rapper Among Rumored Artists to Perform at Woodstock 50

In anticipation of this yr’s present, the lineup for Woodstock 50 is beginning to reveal itself. Featuring a combination of hip-hop and rock stars, Woodstock 50 will kick off in Watkins Glen, NY starting Aug. 16, 2019. Rumors have surfaced of hip-hop icon Jay-Z and Grammy-winning artist Chance the Rapper headlining this yr’s competition. Alongside the favored musicians, Dead & Co. and Black Keys are additionally rumored to headline the present. The Raconteurs, Imagine Dragons, Run the Jewels, and The Lumineers are reported to carry out within the music competition along with many different artists. According to Variety, Miley Cyrus and Janelle Monae are simply two of some extra performers within the technique of finalizing their commitments.

Jay-Z & Chance the Rapper Among Rumored Artists to Perform at Woodstock 50
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Being the middle of rumors is regular for a competition with the historical past that Woodstock has. Festival co-founder Michael Lang stated in a press release from March four, “There’s at all times been numerous rumors round Woodstock. We have glorious companions and an unbelievable expertise lineup of over 80 artists which will probably be introduced throughout the subsequent couple of weeks. We’re making ready a as soon as in a lifetime occasion.”

Performing on a set of phases named the Music Stage, Peace Stage & Love Stage, Woodstock 50 will go on for 3 days ending Aug. 18, 2019. Two nights of the music competition will probably be devoted to the dominance of hip-hop following the competition’s 1969 occasion 50 years in the past.

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