Jay-Z
1.19.2010

Jay-Z to Headline Coachella Festival

Superstars such as Prince, Madonna, and Paul McCartney have all headlined Coachella in the past. Now Jay-Z is set to join the illustrious company by performing at the three-day festival for the first time.

The rapper, along with Muse and Gorillaz, has been tapped by organizers to headline the 11th Annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival on April 16-18 in Indio, Calif.

Other acts on the 130-plus bill include Wale, B.o.B, David Guetta, De La Soul, Grace Jones, Sly and the Family Stone, Major Lazer, Corinne Bailey Rae, Vampire Weekend, Grizzly Bear, and MGMT.

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. Click here for the full lineup.