Roskilde adds new names to its lineup. Chance The Rapper and others will be performing at the famous Danish festival between 26 June and 7 July 2019.
Besides Chance The Rapper, more acts that are part of the latest addition to Roskilde’s lineup including Sharon van Etten, Petrol Girls, Lizzo, and Vinicio Capossela will take part in the festival this year.
You can see the announcement below:
Chance The Rapper
Chancellor Jonathan Bennett aka Chance The Rapper is an American hip-hop artist from Chicago born in 1993. After the release of his second mixtape Acid Rap in 2013, he started gaining a lot of recognition from the media. He released his third mixtape Coloring Book in 2016, which became the first album to chart on the US Billboard 200 solely on streams, peaking at number eight. His mixtape won the Best Rap Album award at the 2017 Grammy’s. For some people, Chance The Rapper is considered one of the most promising hip-hop artists of the last years.
Since 1971, Roskilde has been one of the largest European music festivals. The strong lineup includes 175 acts performing on six different stages. From rock and metal to hip-hop, electro, dance, world music, and other arts, everything is represented. Every year, the festival attracts crowds of over 80,000 people to the small Danish town of the same name.