Lineup for NYC Governors Ball announced
The organizers of theÂ third annual New York City Governors Ball recently announced the musicalÂ lineup for this year's festivities. Founders Entertainment, the organizer of the ball, announced that rapper Kanye West will headline the June party along with many other acts. The fete will take place on Randall's Island Park in early June.Â
New York native Nas will also perform during the three-day long event that aims to celebrate music, art and entertainment in a fun manner.Â
"It has been our goal since day one to build a world class music festival for our hometown of New York City," said Jordan Wolowitz, a partner at Founders Entertainment. "With the incredible support of the fans, and the artists involved, we are taking the next big step towards achieving this goal. Gov Ball '13 will feature the very best acts in live music over what are sure to be three epic days in June. We can't wait."
Spinner.com reports tickets for the show, taking place June 7 through 9, will go on sale on January 25 at noonÂ Eastern Standard Time.Â Even though many fans might be excited to see what type of hip hop clothes West will be wearing to the event, there are tons of other acts on the roster. Famous groups like Kings of Leon, Pretty Lights, The xx, The Lumineers, Azealia Banks, Robert DeLong, Of Monsters and Men and more will also be performing.Â
Are you planning on checking out the acts at the Governors Ball?