JAY-Z, Chance the Rapper Join Woodstock 50 Lineup
The official lineup for Woodstock 50 is here.
JAY-Z and Chance the Rapper, along with The Killers, Santana, and Dead & Company, are among the headliners for a concert commemorating the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking festival, which will take place Aug. 16-18 in Watkins Glen, New York, about 115 miles northwest of the original festival in 1969.
Over 80 artists will perform at the Watkins Glen International speedway over three days including Miley Cyrus, Janelle Monáe, Common, Vince Staples, Akon, Halsey, and India.Arie. The diverse bill also includes The Black Keys, Run the Jewels, Earl Sweatshirt, Imagine Dragons, Leon Bridges, and Taylor Bennett.
The original Woodstock was held on a farm in Bethel, New York that has been turned into an attraction by The Bethel Woods Center for the Arts. A separate anniversary event will be held at the original site on Aug. 16-18, according to The Associated Press.
Tickets go on sale April 22. See the full lineup below.
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