Beyoncé Becomes First Black Female to Headline Coachella

Beyoncé Becomes First Black Female to Headline Coachella

Beyoncé Knowles, Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams, also known as Destiny's Child, reunited onstage at the 2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

"Coachella, thank you for allowing me to be the first black woman to headline", Beyoncé told the crowd during a historic performance Saturday at the iconic music festival in Indio, California.

For Queen Bey, the organisers brought out a catwalk, where she strutted in a variety of different outfits with some spectacular troupes of dancers and incredible set pieces, singing songs old and new including an a cappella rendition of "Sorry", and a mash-up of "Drunk in Love" and Nina Simone's "Lilac Wine".

During her two-hour set, Bey managed four separate wardrobe changes and killed all of them in heels. She was accompanied by a marching band, drumline and choir. Several A-list Hollywood celebrities including Kim Kardashian, Kylie and Kendall Jenner, Taylor Swift, Scarlett Johansson, Blake Lively and more have been seen styled by Olivier Rousteing's outfits.

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Beyonce was meant to perform at Coachella previous year but complications in her pregnancy made her cancel, maybe this is why she came back with a bang that would be remembered for all time. She gave birth to twins Rumi and Sir in June.

Beyonce commanded the festivals' main stage with an electrifying performance and powerful message on feminism and black culture that overshadowed the usually laid-back atmosphere that Coachella represents.

Beyoncé took to the stage during Day 2 of Coachella and she basically slayed our entire existence.

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