Over the last twelve hours, Questlove has unveiled the lineup for this year’s Roots Picnic. Meek Mill, DaBaby, Griselda, Black Thought, Raekwon, Ghostface and many others are set to perform at The Mann Center in Philadelphia on May 30th. On the R&B and Afrobeats side of things, Burna Boy, Summer Walker, SiR, Baby Rose, Snoh Aalegra and others will perform at The Roots Picnic this May. In addition, The Read, Around The Way Curls and D’ussépalooza will be at The Mann Center. Not to mention, Elliott Wilson will be hosting a special edition of CRWN with a special guest.
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The Roots Picnic will follow a run of some of the country’s biggest festivals. In March, SXSW will take over the city of Austin, Texas. During the following month, Travis Scott, Lil’ Uzi Vert and 21 Savage will perform at Coachella. Then, Broccoli City Festival will take place in the nation’s capital in early May.
To check out the full lineup, head over to Questlove’s Twitter account. Stay tuned for official artwork, set times and ticket sale information.