Tool, Chance the Rapper & Phoenix Headlining Governors Ball
January 4, 2017
Chance the Rapper
The lineup for 2017's Governors Ball Music Festival has been revealed, with Tool, Chance the Rapper and Phoenix headlining the three-day event. Also onboard for the festival are Lorde, Childish Gambino, Cage the Elephant, WizKhalifa and the Wu-Tang Clan. Announced for the festival is also "Mark Ronson vs. Kevin Parker," which appears to be a collaboration between the producer/musician and the frontman of Tame Impala.
Governors Ball marks Tool's first appearance in the New York area in years. Lorde is also a part of this year's Coachella festival, with Governors Ball her second festival date announced so far for 2017. Childish Gambino's set is described as "a rare live performance" in 2017 for Donald Glover's musical alter ego. Glover will be kept busy this year playing Lando Calrissian in the "young Han Solo" Star Wars film.
Additional artists for Governors Ball include Flume, Beach House, Air, Phantogram, The Head and The Heart, ToveLo, Franz Ferdinand, Charli XCX and many others. The full lineup can be found at www.govball.com.
Governors Ball runs from Friday, June 2 - Sunday, June 4 at Randall’s Island Park.