Check out our list of the best hip hop music festivals of 2019. From Coachella to Rolling Loud, these are the can’t-miss festivals for hip hop fans.
Coachella is a music festival organized by the concert promoter Goldenvoice (a subsidiary of AEG Live) and takes place annually at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. The event features many genres of music, including rock, indie, hip hop, and electronic dance music, as well as art installations and sculptures.
Lollapalooza is one of the largest, most popular and longest running hip hop music festivals in the world. Started in 1991 by hip hop mogul Perry Farrell as a farewell tour for his band Jane’s Addiction, Lollapalooza has since become a global phenomenon, hosting events in countries all over the world including the United States, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Germany, France and more.
Lollapalooza is renowned for its eclectic lineup of rap, Trap and R&B artists, with past headliners including Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Chance the Rapper and Travis Scott. This year’s lineup includes Cardi B, Post Malone and Childish Gambino. If you’re looking for a hip hop music festival to attend this year, Lollapalooza is definitely one not to miss.
Bonnaroo is one of the most popular and longest-running hip hop music festivals in the world. It takes place every year in Manchester, Tennessee, and features a wide range of hip hop artists from all over the globe. This year’s lineup includes headliners like J Cole, Travis Scott, and Childish Gambino.
Every March, music fans from all over the world flock to Austin, Texas for SXSW – one of the most highly anticipated music festivals of the year. While the festival showcases all genres of music, hip hop has become one of the most popular genres in recent years. If you’re looking for a hip hop festival to attend this year, SXSW is a great option. The festival features some of the biggest names in hip hop, including J. Cole, Cardi B, and Travis Scott.
The Governors Ball
The Governors Ball is one of the most highly anticipated hip hop music festivals of 2019. The three-day event will take place on Randall’s Island in New York City from May 31 to June 2. Headliners include Travis Scott, Cardi B, Tyler, the Creator, Post Malone, and Lil Wayne.
Hangout Fest is one of the best hip hop music festivals in the country and it’s happening this year from May 17-19 in Gulf Shores, Alabama. If you’re a fan of hip hop, then this is the festival for you. With a lineup that includes J. Cole, Travis Scott, Cardi B, and more, you’re sure to have an amazing time.
Firefly Music Festival
Firefly Music Festival is one of the most popular hip hop music festivals of 2019. The festival takes place in Dover, Delaware, and features a wide range of hip hop artists. This year, the festival will take place from June 21st to 23rd.
Electric Forest is a four-day music and camping festival held in Rothbury, Michigan. The event is organized by Insomniac Events and features a wide variety of hip hop and electronic music, as well as art installations and performances. Electric Forest has been cited as one of the best hip hop festivals in the United States, and has been ranked among the top music festivals in the world by multiple publications.
Pitchfork Music Festival
Pitchfork Music Festival is an annual summer music festival organized by Pitchfork Media and held in Union Park in Chicago, Illinois. The festival, which is focused on independent and alternative music, features a diverse lineup of artists each year. This year’s lineup includes headliners such as Tame Impala, Vampire Weekend, Taking Back Sunday, and more. With over 60 artists performing across three days, there’s something for everyone at Pitchfork Music Festival.
Fun Fun Fun Fest
Fun Fun Fun Fest is one of the best hip hop music festivals of 2019. The festival takes place in Austin, Texas, and features a lineup of some of the biggest names in hip hop, including Wiz Khalifa, J. Cole, Travis Scott, and Big Sean.