Eminem, Jack White, Travis Scott and Yeah Yeah Yeahs headline the 2018 Governors Ball Music Festival, set to take place June 1 – June 3 at Randall’s Island Park in New York City. Shawn Mendes has also been announced as a special performer.
Hip-hop, EDM and indie acts load the bill for the eighth annual fest, tickets for which are on sale starting today (Jan. 3) at GovBall.com.
Eminem will back up from his Coachella slot with a performance at Governors Ball, his first headliner in NYC since 2010, while the reunited N.E.R.D. will also deliver their first show in the Big Apple in 8 years. This year’s event will host 65 performances, including the debut of Silk City, a new project from Diplo and Mark Ronson, and a reformed The Gaslight Anthem will perform their acclaimed 2008 album The ‘59 Sound.
Produced by Founders Entertainment, last year’s edition boasted performances by Tool, Chance the Rapper, Phoenix, Childish Gambino, Lorde and many more and brought in about 50,000 people across each of its three days.
See this year’s full lineup here: