This should come as a surprise to nobody but in case it is…Beyoncé has announced that she will not be headlining Coachella this year after all…
Beyoncé will not perform her headlining set at Coachella 2017 due to her pregnancy, the festival announced today. According to the festival’s statement, Beyoncé’s decision came “following the advice of her doctors to keep a less rigorous schedule in the coming months.” She will now headline Coachella 2018. Her replacement has not yet been announced. Read Coachella’s full statement below. Pitchfork has reached out to Beyoncé and Coachella representatives for more information and comment.
Again…news that should come to a shock to absolutely nobody. Coachella’s full statement can be found here.