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Childish Gambino, Ariana Grande to headline Lollapalooza
Childish Gambino and Ariana Grande are seen in this composite image. (Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
The Associated Press
Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019 2:59PM EDT
Last Updated Wednesday, March 20, 2019 3:01PM EDT
CHICAGO - Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Twenty One Pilots and The Strokes will headline this summer's Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago.
Festival organizers announced the lineup for the four-day event on Wednesday, saying more than 170 acts will play on eight stages in Grant Park along Lake Michigan. Other performers include Tame Impala, Flume, J Balvin, The Chainsmokers, Janelle Monae, Lil Wayne and recent Album of the Year Grammy winner Kacey Musgraves.
The festival runs August 1-4.
Founder Perry Farrell launched Lollapalooza as a touring festival in 1991. It's been held in Chicago since 2005 and attracts more than 100,000 people a day.
The Jane's Addiction lead singer will play with Perry Farrell's Kind Heaven Orchestra. There also will be performances by Slash, Shaquille O'Neal and Tenacious D.