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Coachella 2023 headliners: Bad Bunny, Blackpink and Frank Ocean will be featured

Coachella 2023 headliners: Bad Bunny, Blackpink and Frank Ocean will be featured at the annual festival in Indio

The headliners for the 2023 Coachella festival were shared on Tuesday.

They are Bad Bunny, Blackpink and Frank Ocean, promoters Goldenvoice shared.

The artist seem to have been selected for the 22nd event for their international reach: Bunny is Puerto Rican and Blackpink are South Korean.

New Chella news: The headliners for the 2023 Coachella festival were shared on Tuesday. They are Bad Bunny, Blackpink and Frank Ocean, promoters Goldenvoice shared

Coachella is North America’s largest music festival. 

Other artists included are Icelandic star Bjork, Spain’s Rosalia, Nigeria’s Burna Boy and British-Indian singer Jai Paul.

Other acts include Metro Boomin, Pusha T, Kid Laroi, $uicideboy, A Boogie, Latto, Earthgang, Flo Milli, GloRilla, 070 Shake and Rae Sremmurd – all hip hop.  

Bad times: Bad Bunny at the Sony Pictures Entertainment presentation at CinemaCon 2022 in Las Vegas in April

Bad times: Bad Bunny at the Sony Pictures Entertainment presentation at CinemaCon 2022 in Las Vegas in April

He looks happy! Frank Ocean at The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala in May

He looks happy! Frank Ocean at The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute benefit gala in May

Calvin Harris, Kaytranada, Porter Robinson, Yaeji and vets Chemical Brothers, Underworld and Sasha & John Digweed will also be there.

Alt acts are Gorillaz, Wet Leg, Boygenius (featuring Phoebe Bridgers, Lucy Dacus and Julien Baker), Charli XCX, Remi Wolf, Ethel Cain, Christine and the Queens, Weyes Blood, Muna, Snail Mail, Sudan Archives and veterans Blondie and the Breeders.

Bad Bunny is one of the world’s most popular artists and in 2022, he earned as much as $435.38 million from his ‘World’s Hottest Tour’.

The 28-year-old rap star actually surpassed the previous record, which was set by Ed Sheeran for his ‘Divide’ tour in 2018, when he earned $432.3 million.

A good group:  Rose, from left, Jenni Kim, and Lisa of Blackpink perform at the Coachella Music & Arts Festival in Indio in 2019

A good group:  Rose, from left, Jenni Kim, and Lisa of Blackpink perform at the Coachella Music & Arts Festival in Indio in 2019

Bad Bunny – whose real name is Benito Ocasio – also became the most streamed artist on Spotify for the third year in a row. In 2022 alone, his music was actually streamed more than 18.5 billion times.

Meanwhile, Frank was actually due to perform at Coachella in 2020. However, the event was derailed by the COVID-19 pandemic and he’s been forced to wait until now to appear at the festival. 

Coachella takes place at the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio, California.

The event is on the weekends of April 14-16 and April 21-23.  Presale begins Friday, January 13 at 11am PT.

Last year’s headliners were Harry Styles, Billie Eilish, and the Weeknd as well as Swedish House Mafia. Doja Cat, Lil Baby, Phoebe Bridgers, Megan Thee Stallion, 21 Savage were there too.

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Read more at DailyMail.co.uk



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