Osheaga 2020 full lineup revealed: Foo Fighters, Lizzo, Kendrick Lamar to headline

UPDATE: Jan. 28, 2020, 3:30 p.m. — Less than eight hours after announcing its three key headliners, Osheaga Music & Arts Festival has revealed its full 2020 lineup.

Before Dave Grohl and the rest of the Foo Fighters take the stage and close off the festival’s opening night (July 31), artists ranging from Vampire Weekend to Leon Bridges, and Jessie Reyez to The Struts will take the stage at Montreal’s Parc Jean-Drapeau.

On Saturday, Aug. 1, before Lizzo graces the stage with her first-ever Quebec gig, Lewis Capaldi, Third Eye Blind and July Talk are just a few of the other artists who will perform at Osheaga’s 15th anniversary extravaganza.

Ahead of Kendrick Lamar‘s closing night performance (Aug. 2), festival-goers will be treated to the likes of acts like Bon Iver, Of Monsters and Men and Charli XCX among many others.

All tickets for the much-beloved festival are now on sale.

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In celebration of the music festival’s 15th anniversary, the official headliners for Osheaga 2020 have been revealed.

Tens of thousands of festival-goers from around the world will gather in Quebec this summer to celebrate the music of Foo FightersLizzo and Kendrick Lamar, among many artists soon to be announced.

The Monday morning announcement comes nearly six months ahead of the event, with weekend tickets and VIP passes going on sale on Jan. 28.

This year, Osheaga Music & Arts Festival will be hosted by Bell Alt. TV and return to Montreal’s Parc Jean-Drapeau. The beloved festival is set to take place between Friday, July 31 and Sunday, Aug. 3.

Foo Fighters, the Dave Grohl-fronted rock band, will take the reigns of Osheaga’s opening night and celebrate its own special anniversary — 25 years as a band — with its first Quebec show in more than two years.


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The Saturday night welcomes Lizzo to the province for the first time in her career. The announcement follows the Juice singer’s big wins at her first-ever Grammy Awards. She brought home three golden statues on Sunday night, including the award for Best Pop Solo Performance.

To round out the all-star headlining bill, Lamar will return to the massive outdoor venue for the third time. He first appeared in 2013 and celebrated Osheaga’s 10th anniversary in 2015 alongside a variety of other big-name acts.

The full lineup for Osheaga 2020 is expected to be announced on Tuesday — the same time all passes go on sale.

Ticket details and additional updates can be found through the official Osheaga website.

adam.wallis@globalnews.ca

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