About the Coachella 2020 postponement
One of the biggest music festivals, Coachella Valley Music and Art Festival which was scheduled to take place on April 10-12 and 17-19 in Indio California has been postponed to October 9-11 and October 16-18, 2020 due to the Corona Virus outbreak in the United State.
Coachella, which in recent times picks an artiste or more from Africa scheduled Seun Kuti and his Egypt 80 band to perform at the festival. Other artistes to perform at the festival include South African DJ Black Coffee, Travis Scott, Rage Against The Machine, 21 Savage, Calvin Harris, Megan Thee Stallion, Lil Nas X, City Girls, Big Sean, Charli XCX and a host of others.
According to the official statement released by Goldenvoice, the production company behind Coachella 2020 which was shared via Instagram:
“At the direction of the County of Riverside and local health authorities, we must sadly confirm the rescheduling of Coachella and Stagecoach due to COVID-19 concerns. While this decision comes at a time of universal uncertainty, we take the safety and health of our guests, staff and community very seriously. We urge everyone to follow the guidelines and protocols put forth by public health officials.”