Governors Ball

Kendrick Lamar, Lizzo & More to Perform At Governors Ball 2023

Artists appearing at the 2023 Governors Ball in New York City include Kendrick Lamar, Lizzo, Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Nas… Read More

January 17, 2023

For Better or Worse, Governors Ball 2021 Was a Return to Pre-COVID Normalcy

With performances from A$AP Rocky, Freddie Gibbs, Kehlani, and more, Governors Ball 2021 felt as exhilarating and frustrating as it… Read More

September 27, 2021

DaBaby Apologizes for Homophobic Comments After Getting Dropped from a Number of Major Music Festivals

DaBaby finally gives a fleshed out apology for his homophobic rant after being removed from headlining spots at Lollapalooza, Governors… Read More

August 3, 2021

Ranking the Best Music Festivals of 2021

Live music festivals were put on pause in 2020. Now they’re back. Here's Okayplayer's picks for the best music festivals… Read More

July 21, 2021

Governors Ball 2020 Officially Canceled Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

  The festival was to take place on the first weekend in June. New York's Governors Ball is the latest… Read More

March 26, 2020

Missy Elliott, Solange Headline Governor’s Ball 2020 Lineup

  Danny Brown, Tame Impala, Stevie Nicks, and Vampire Weekend will also perform. Founders Entertainment revealed the official lineup for… Read More

January 16, 2020

Day 3 of Governors Ball Canceled Over Severe Weather Threat

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by The Governors Ball (@govballnyc) on Jun 1, 2019 at… Read More

June 3, 2019

Tyler, The Creator, Lil Wayne, and SZA to Perform at 2019 Governors Ball

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by The Governors Ball (@govballnyc) on Jan 7, 2019 at… Read More

January 7, 2019

Eminem, Travis Scott, And N.E.R.D. To Headline Governors Ball 2018

The official Governors Ball 2018 lineup is finally here. It’s time. Governors Ball released its official 2018 music festival lineup… Read More

January 3, 2018