Contact Us

Governors Ball 2013 Lineup: Kanye West, the Lumineers + More Performing

Kanye West, the Lumineers, Miguel, Azealia Banks, Nas and more are confirmed for the 2013 Governors Ball Music Festival in New York City, which takes over Randall’s Island from June 7-9.

The lineup was revealed via an unusual video (see above) and on the event’s official website. Full of indie rock, hip-hop and EDM acts, the lineup also features Kendrick Lamar, Feist, Of Monsters and Men, Erykah Badu, Pretty Lights and the Avett Brothers.

Kanye has a mixed history with music festivals so it will be interesting to see how things shake out for his Governors Ball performance. He once went on two hours late at Bonnaroo, taking the stage at 4:30 am to a chorus of boos, but he redeemed himself a few months later with a gripping Lollapalooza headlining set.

The official Governors Ball lineup poster has one name crossed out underneath headliners Kanye West and Kings of Leon. It’s unclear at the moment whether that artist canceled, or if the fest is saving the announcement of that big name for a later date.

Tickets for the third annual event go on sale this Friday, Jan. 25, at noon ET at the earlybird price of $190 for a 3-day pass.

Next: Vote for Your Favorite Kanye West Album

governors ball lineup
Governors Ball

Best of Wild 104

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for BFFs Loyalty Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive BFFs Loyalty Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.