News

Coachella lineup announced; reunited Outkast to headline

Coachella lineup announced; reunited Outkast to headline

BACK TOGETHER AGAIN: Musicians Andre Benjamin, right, and Big Boi, of the musical group Outkast, pose for a photograph on Friday, Aug. 11, 2006, in Los Angeles. The two star in the new film "Idlewild." Photo: Associated Press/Damian Dovarganes

A reunited Outkast will kick off the 2014 Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival in April, organizers announced.

The three-day show, slated for the weekends of April 11-13 and 18-20, features the hip-hop duo headlining the Friday night shows. The news was announced via Twitter, in which organizers suggested followers share the status “like a polaroid picture,” a reference to a lyric from the group’s hit “Hey Ya,” off the 2003 album “Spearboxxx/The Love Below.”

Muse and Arcade Fire will headline Saturday and Sunday, respectively.

Dozens of other acts will take the Coachella stage in Indio, Calif., including Lorde, Beck, Zedd, Nas, HAIM, Ellie Goulding, MGMT, and Motorhead.

Recent Headlines

in Lifestyle

Fitness experts warn of the pitfalls of going to exercise extremes

crossfit

With challenging workouts from ultra-marathons to endurance events on obstacle courses all the rage, fitness experts say more and more weekend warriors are leaping into extreme activities before looking into the perils of overdoing it.

in Entertainment

‘Dungeons & Dragons’ coming to the big screen

dungeonsanddragons

Warner Brothers says the popular fantasy role-playing game is being converted into a feature film.

in Music

Jennifer Nettles ends long relationship with Universal

jennifernettle

The Sugarland star has parted ways with the label after 11 years.

in Music

Brett Eldredge named a Miss America judge

bretteldredge

The "Don't Ya" hitmaker will be among a panel of judges selecting the next beauty queen.

in Entertainment

Love is not dead: Will and Jada aren’t divorcing

23-overlay

"Men in Black" star Will Smith took the unusual step of publicly shooting down a report that he and his actress wife of 17 years had decided to divorce.