AC/DC, Drake and Jack White have nothing in common except they're headlining Coachella, a testament to the eclectic spirit of the summer's premier festival.

If up-and-coming bands comprise the soul of Coachella, the big-name headliners represent its aspirations: to reach festivalgoers of all types, and stretch its identity to credibly include an array of genres. This year's headlining acts -- veteran hard-rockers AC/DC, reigning pop-rapper Drake and guitar god Jack White -- represent wildly different musical pods, with one important thing in common: a catalog of hits that can instantaneously unite a crowd of thousands.

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