Parkwood Entertainment Release Statement About Coachella

Parkwood Entertainment Release Statement About Coachella
Laura Bracken
Laura Bracken

24 Feb 2017

If you were heading to Coachella in the hope of seeing the iconic Beyoncé perform, sadly that is not going to happen this year. 

Beyoncé, who is pregnant with twins will not perform at Coachella this year, but will headline the festival in 2018 instead. 

In a statement to the Associated Press, Beyoncé's Parkwood Entertainment and festival producer Goldenvoice said that she had to pull out of performing, under doctor's orders. 

The statement read; 

''Following the advice of her doctors to keep a less rigorous schedule in the coming months, Beyonce has made the decision to forgo performing at the 2017 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival,” the statement said. “However, Goldenvoice and Parkwood are pleased to confirm that she will be a headliner at the 2018 festival. Thank you for your understanding.''

Beyoncé was originally scheduled to perform April 15th and 22nd - with Radiohead and Kendrick Lamar. 

Radiohead is perform April 14th and 21st and Kendrick Lamar will take to the stage April 16th and 23rd. 


It is not yet clear who will perform in Bey's absence. But we'll keep you posted! 

Who do you think will take her place? Let us know in the comments below.