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Macklemore

Lollapalooza Berlin Reveals First-Ever Lineup

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, The Libertines, Sam Smith, Belle & Sebastian, Fatboy Slim, My Morning Jacket, Run the Jewels and Bastille are among the acts to play at the first Lollapalooza Berlin, set for Tempelhof Airport Sept. 12-13.
Macklemore

Lollapalooza Berlin Reveals First-Ever Lineup

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, The Libertines, Sam Smith, Belle & Sebastian, Fatboy Slim, My Morning Jacket, Run the Jewels and Bastille are among the acts to play at the first Lollapalooza Berlin, set for Tempelhof Airport Sept. 12-13.
Fans in the rain at 2014 Lollapalooza

Man Charged in Lollapalooza Biting Attack

A 33-year-old man is accused of biting two men in a seemingly random attack as the Arctic Monkeys performed at Chicago's Lollapalooza music festival.
Perry Farrell of Janes Addiction performs at Fillmore Miami Beach

Perry Farrell Wants Lollapalooza to 'Go Global'

With Lollapalooza now ensconced on two continents, Perry Farrell has global domination -- or something like it -- in mind for the festival he helped launch as a touring attraction back in 1991.
Ricky Reed of Wallpaper

Wallpaper's Ricky Reed: "Pitbull Is the Coolest Guy In the Whole Industry"

Ricky Reed -- leader of the genre-melding California group Wallpaper -- scored a huge hit this year via Jason Derulo's inescapable song "Wiggle," which Reed produced. And at Lollapalooza 2014, he explains why Pitbull is "the coolest guy in the industry."
Lollapalooza 2014 Podcast: Outkast, Lorde, Iggy Azalea & Eminem

Pop Shop Podcast: Live at Lollapalooza! Eminem, Iggy Azalea, Lorde & More

On this special episode, Jason once again flies solo and hosts live from Lollapalooza 2014 alongside Billboard.com editors Tye Comer and Denise Warner. The trio chats from Chicago's Grant Park about Eminem's headlining set and guest star Rihanna; the madness of Iggy Azalea's Lollapalooza crowd; chatting backstage with Lorde; Outkast's much-improved headlining shows, and much more.
Chance The Rapper performs during 2014 Lollapalooza

10 Reasons Why Chance The Rapper Won Lollapalooza

No artist defined Lollapalooza 2014 quite like Chancelor Bennett, better known as Chicago MC Chance The Rapper, who performed in Grant Park on Sunday night (Aug. 3) to help close out the fest.
Kings of Leon  live at Lollapalooza 2014

Kings Of Leon Cover Robyn, Close Out Lollapalooza in Style

Kings of Leon closed out Lollapalooza 2014 with a Sunday night main stage set back-ended by their biggest hits and a rather out-of-character cover. Caleb Followill may not be the chattiest of frontmen, but he and the rest of the band know how to let their songs do the talking.
Krewella at Lollapalooza 2014

Krewella's 5 Must-Haves for Staying Sane on Tour

Krewella sisters Jahan and Yasmine Yousaf joined Billboard backstage at this year’s Lollapalooza in Chicago to discuss five items that keep them sane on the road, including baby wipes, leggings and Spotify.
Outkast at Lollapalooza 2014

Outkast Finds The Love at Lollapalooza

In the fourth month of their grand festival tour, Outkast is now performing at the level that diehard fans were hoping they'd reach when the reunion was announced back in January.
Watch Lollapalooza 2014 Artists Play Games Backstage With Billboard!

Watch Lollapalooza 2014 Artists Play Games Backstage With Billboard!

Some of this year’s Lollapalooza acts took a few minutes to unwind backstage with Billboard by playing a few fun games. Watch Fitz and the Tantrums stopped by for a round of Twister, and Cash Cash and Ryan Beatty play some Heads Up.
Spoon

Spoon's Lollapalooza Aftershow: 'They Want My Soul' Showcased at the Metro

Lollpalooza headliners may have a hard stop at 10:00 PM due to the regulations at Chicago's Grant Park, but for those looking to stretch the live experience into the wee hours, Spoon handily provided a raucous late-night set at the Metro on Friday (Aug. 1).
Eminem at Lollapalooza

Eminem Welcomes Rihanna as Lollapalooza Surprise Guest

Six days before Eminem and Rihanna are set to combine for the first date on their co-headlining Monster duo, the superstar pair gave music fans a quick preview of the upcoming stadium shows when Em brought out Rihanna as a surprise guest during his Lollapalooza headlining set on Friday night (Aug. 7).
Iggy Azalea at the Perry Stage, Lollapalooza 2014

Iggy Azalea Stays 'Fancy,' Entertains The Teens at Lollapalooza

Iggy Azalea may have only one album to her name and hits that you can count on one hand, but that didn't matter to the throngs of teens and college kids that stampeded to her Lollapalooza performance on Friday afternoon (Aug. 1).
Lollapalooza 2014: 10 Non-Headliners To Watch

Lollapalooza 2014: 10 Non-Headliners To Watch

From Blood Orange's beautiful bounce to Cardiknox's brightly colored pop, check out which smaller artists you'll want to make time for at Lollapalooza 2014.
Perry Farrell of Janes Addiction performs at Fillmore Miami Beach

Perry Farrell Q&A: Lollapalooza Headliners, Building a Festival Lineup & More

Last week, Billboard sat down with Farrell at his home for a wide-ranging interview. In this portion of our conversation, held over duck tacos and michelados, Farrell takes us through the 2014 Lollapalooza lineup, as well as shares the story of how he first bonded with Kings Of Leon, who will close out this year's festival.
Perry Farrell of Janes Addiction performs at Fillmore Miami Beach

Perry Farrell Q&A: Lollapalooza Headliners, Building a Festival Lineup & More

Last week, Billboard sat down with Farrell at his home for a wide-ranging interview. In this portion of our conversation, held over duck tacos and michelados, Farrell takes us through the 2014 Lollapalooza lineup, as well as shares the story of how he first bonded with Kings Of Leon, who will close out this year's festival.
Lollapalooza 2014 Ticket Giveaway!

Lollapalooza 2014 Ticket Giveaway!

Feeling lucky? Enter to win two passes to the sold-out Lollapalooza festival in Chicago this weekend
Lollapalooza 2014 Lineup: Outkast, Eminem, Kings of Leon to Headline

Lollapalooza 2014 Lineup: Outkast, Eminem, Kings of Leon to Headline

It's official: Eminem, Skrillex, Kings of Leon and Arctic Monkeys will rock this year's Lollapalooza. The acts, named in a previous report by the Chicago Tribune, will be joined by Calvin Harris and reformed rap duo Outkast atop the bill at the festival, which is set for Aug. 1-3 at Chicago's Grant Park.
Lollapalooza Heads to South America, 'Where the Money's Great'

Lollapalooza Heads to South America, 'Where the Money's Great'

A trio of South American Lolla­paloozas scheduled for this spring, including a first foray into Argentina, underscore how the events' organizers are mining the buzzy South American market and could provide a road map for similar festivals looking to expand internationally. The first leg of the Lollapalooza tour, which will feature such acts as Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nine Inch Nails, Soundgarden, Arcade Fire, Pixies and Lorde, is slated March 29-30 in Santiago, Chile.