Coachella introduced its 2019 competition lineup on Wednesday (Jan. 2), and the Internet erupted in pleasure over the information that Okay-pop quartet BLACKPINK is ready to seem at this 12 months’s Coachella.
Other Asian acts, like South Korea’s alt rockers Hyukoh, traditionally-inspired avant-rock group Jambinai and Japan’s iconic electro-pop trio Perfume, additionally drew numerous consideration. The inclusion of Perfume and BLACKPINK marks a brand new stage for Coachella, as they're the first-ever J-pop and Okay-pop lady teams, respectively, to carry out on the occasion.
With the information, followers took to social media after the music competition made its announcement to share their delight and expectations.
Check out a few of the reactions to the information beneath, and take a look at the total lineup right here.
I've liked Okay-pop for the reason that 90s. I've pushed for it in my content material. I've had numerous chats with music insiders about its Western breakthrough, which has been occurring the previous few years. BLACKPINK taking part in Coachella is massively vital. The locals do not know what's coming. ---- pic.twitter.com/bod9uYr19m— Eugene Lee Yang (@EugeneLeeYang) January 3, 2019
BlackPink is taking part in Coachella?— John (@oniontaker) January 3, 2019
Will we get the collab with Pitbull that we've been ready for. pic.twitter.com/FGZgUswTHp
#BLACKPINK make historical past as the primary feminine Okay-pop act to be on Coachella’s lineup! Alt rock band Hyukoh may also be performing this 12 months, so actually 2019 is beginning off on an awesome observe for Korean artists ------ https://t.co/lx3mqesMxs— Riddhi Chakraborty (@thisisridz) January 3, 2019
PERFUME... SUDDENLY I DONT HATE COACHELLA https://t.co/xnBOMSGPRz— dondonweiweiwei (@panloonaleafy) January 3, 2019
hyukoh in coachella: WE ALL DIE ALONEEEE— ❦ (@krystaIsz) January 3, 2019
westerners who got here to have enjoyable: pic.twitter.com/xOZVmc0FMa
Blackpink would be the first Okay-pop lady band to carry out at Coachella. Always nice to see any kind of Asian illustration in mainstream American artwork and tradition as it's so exceedingly uncommon. Let’s break extra stereotypes and preconceptions in 2019.— Eugene Gu, MD (@eugenegu) January 3, 2019
PERFUME GONNA BLOW EVERYONE'S MIND AWAY AT COACHELLA THESE BUTCHES TOO DUMB TO OUT THEIR NAME IN SUCH SMALL FONT pic.twitter.com/WCIvVxXSlQ— PERFUME @ COACHELLA. -- (@jinsoulsflower) January 3, 2019
PEOPLE BE TALKING ABOUT BLACKPINK GETTING A SPOT IN COACHELLA AND IM SO PROUD OD MY GIRLIES BUT YOU KNOW WHO ELSE GOT A SPOT IN COACHELLA? FUCKIN HYUKOH.— yang | -- (@injunmiis) January 3, 2019
MY BOYS DID THAT pic.twitter.com/XS4H9k7k18
Me and my PTA oomfs sneaking into Coachella simply to see fragrance out carry out each artist there. pic.twitter.com/erBypwdJG0— --||xxannieexx||-- (@miyaorbitzen) January 3, 2019
White individuals at Coachella watching BLACKPINK carry out pic.twitter.com/kPLarupCqD— Rosé Knowles (@hilIsideboy) January 3, 2019
guys omg consider all of the celebs that might ATTEND coachella explanation for blackpink— jc (@kapsyon) January 3, 2019
exhibit a: this man pic.twitter.com/jwVa1lsLyO
me after shitting on coachella kind bands for years now that hyukoh is seemingly one in every of them pic.twitter.com/VKJeq2ku93— izzi-- (@crapcafe) January 3, 2019
us: ehhhh... fragrance haven't actually been as much as their finest sport this previous couple of years— marvel bacci--⚡ (@Baccibloo) January 3, 2019
us after the coachella announcement: QUEENS OF MUSIC, ABOUT TO SLAY EVERYONE IN THE US
Like yeah cool I really like Ariana however BLACKPINK AT COACHELLA— Kiel Tutin (@KielTutin) January 3, 2019
UMMM AM I REALLY CONSIDERING GOING TO COACHELLA RN OR DO MY EYES DECEIVE ME?
No no they don’t, that's Blackpink on the lineup. Okay. WELP. Time to go to Coachella I assume.
— Mica Burton (@MicaBurton) January 3, 2019
Watch the individuals at coachella lose their thoughts the second they heard Blackpink communicate english not to mention hear their accent.— Chippmunkksé ---- (@lovechaees) January 3, 2019
Global QUEENS ----
Perfume?????? This Perfume????? Can somebody verify??????? I'm freaking out!!!!! pic.twitter.com/KT9rxu8Q0y— Super Sotres Odyssey (@sotres) January 3, 2019
So excited and blissful that we're be part of the coachella 2019 on 13&20/APR.— jambinai (@Jambinai) January 3, 2019
with different Korean Artists, Fantastic hyukohofficial and Famous blackpinkofficial
BIG HONOR :)
Looking foward to… https://t.co/27CSxj1tC3