The world-famous South Korean girl band BLACKPINK is expected to headline Coachella in 2023. The four-membered group made its debut in August 2016 with their single album Square One. The group has Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa as its members.
According to the rumors circulating all over, this year Blackpink may become the 6th female artist to headline Coachella. If the rumors are meant to be the truth then the girl group Blackpink will be the first K-pop group to headline Coachella.
The other female who will be the headliners includes Björk, Lady Gaga, Beyoncé, Ariana Grande, and Billie Eilish. Blackpink may join them this year. Blackpink has already once performed at Coachella back in 2019 and this year she may again be included as the female headliner.
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Coachella is a yearly music and arts festival hosted at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, in the Coachella Valley in the Colorado Desert. It is managed by Goldenvoice, a division of AEG Presents, and was co-founded in 1999 by Paul Tollett and Rick Van Santen.
Rock, pop, indie, hip-hop, and electronic dance music musicians, as well as sculptures and art installations, are among the musical acts performed at the event.
Coachella features well-known and well-established musicians as well as newcomers and ensembles who have come back together. It is one of the biggest, most well-known, and most successful music festivals in the world and the United States.
Every Coachella event held between 2013 and 2015 broke previous records for both festival attendance and money.
Blackpink, being the most successful South Korean girl group on an international level, is often referred to as the “biggest girl group in the world”.
Blackpink is the highest-charting female Korean act on the US Billboard Hot 100, reaching their highest position with “Ice Cream” (2020), and on the Billboard 200, where they reached their highest position with their second studio album Born Pink (2022), the best-selling album of all time by a Korean girl group and the first to sell more than two million copies.
They were the first girl group from Korea to enter and top the Billboard Emerging Artists list as well as the first girl group to top the Billboard Artists 100.