On July 27, 2020, the line-up for Lollapalooza 2020 and Nigerian rapper, LadiPoe is set to be the only Nigerian artists who is officially on the line-up. This marks another step in the right direction for the MAVIN rapper having made giant strides already in 2020.
He is set to be the only Nigerian artist on the line-up also includes international superstars like A$AP Rocky, Chance The Rapper, H.E.R, Ellie Goulding, Tyler The Creator and more at the event. This comes after LadiPoe's 'Know You' has become one of the biggest Nigerian songs of 2020.
Initially, the 2020 event had been cancelled due to COVID-19, but it is set to go ahead virtually. Between July 30, 2020 and August 3, 2020, the event will be available for live-streaming on YouTube.
What is Lollapalooza?
It is an annual four-day music festival in Chicago, Illinois, at Grant Park. Performances include but are not limited to alternative rock, heavy metal, punk rock, hip hop, and electronic music. Lollapalooza has also provided a platform for non-profit and political groups and various visual artists.
The four-day music festival in Grant Park hosts an estimated 400,000 people each year and sells out annually.