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BLACKPINK set to be the first K-pop girl group to perform in Coachella

/ 02:13 PM January 04, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — BLACKPINK is set to make history as the first K-pop girl group to perform at the annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

In a tweet on Thursday, Coachella announced the event’s lineup which includes BLACKPINK and headliners Childish Gambino, Tame Impala and Ariana Grande.

The K-pop girl group comprised of Jennie, Rosé, Lisa and Jisoo will be performing at the music festival held in Indio, California on April 12 and 19, 2019.

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BLACKPINK, which has yet to perform in the United States, confirmed the news in an Instagram post on Thursday captioned: “Coachella 2019. See you there.”

But before heading to California for the music festival, the quartet will hold a concert in the Philippines on February 2, 2019 at the Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena. 

Known for their hits “As If It’s Your Last” and “DDU-DU DDU-DU,” the girl group debuted in 2016 under YG Entertainment. /muf

 

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