The Roots Picnic is returning to the Philadelphia space this summer time (June 1). The competition boasts a various vary of performers and distinctive stay podcast classes establishing store in Fairmount Park's The Mann Center. Pre-sale tickets begin on Tuesday (March 12), whereas the remaining might be accessible to most people on Friday (March 15) at midday ET.
In honor of the challenge celebrating its 20th anniversay this 12 months, The Roots might be performing 1999's Things Fall Apart in its entirety. Other headlining performances embody appearances by Lil Baby, H.E.R., 21 Savage, Blueface, Davido, Queen Naija, City Girls, Ari Lennox, Black Thought, plus extra. The Joe Budden Podcast willl even be recording an episode within the Park.
"We lastly have a Roots Picnic within the Park. The imaginative and prescient 12 years in the past was all the time to offer an all day musical and cultural expertise in Fairmount Park. Black Thought, Questlove and I grew up spending our Sunday afternoons on the Belmont Plateau in Fairmount Park watching Philly DJs spin, and having fun with the vibe and the tradition," stated Roots supervisor and president of Live Nation Urban Shawn Gee. "It’s an awesome feeling to have the ability to come full circle and produce the Picnic to Fairmount Park, I believe it’s a giant WIN for the town."
Check out the total lineup under.
— #RootsPicnic 2019 / Saturday, June 1 / Philadelphia
We’re taking the Picnic to the park! Our new competition website – the Mann at Fairmount Park – will embody three levels of music, podcasts, gaming, artwork & dialogue —
— Roots Picnic (@rootspicnic) March 12, 2019