July 25, 2016


Chance the Rapper Enlists Skrillex, Lil Wayne & More for Magnificent Coloring Day Festival

Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Take-Two Interactive
Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Take-Two Interactive

Music festival season is already jam-packed with tons of exciting options, and Chance the Rapper decided to join in on the fun with one of his own. The artist announced his inaugural Magnificent Coloring Day, which is the first festival to take place at U.S. Cellular Field (that's where the Chicago White Sox play).

Chance is bringing along a bevy of music friends to his hometown, with SkrillexLil WayneJohn LegendAlicia Keys2 ChainzYoung ThugTyler, the Creator and Lil Uzi Vert all on the lineup. There will also be a "very special guest" as the host, which is alluded in the festival's promo:

The event, which is in partnership with Bud Light, takes place Sept. 24. According to Chance's website, tickets will go on sale today at 6 p.m. EST. Along with curating his own festival, the rapper will be performing at San Francisco's Outside Lands festival and New York's inaugural Meadows Fest. If he wasn't crazy busy enough, he's also heading on a world tour this summer.

Get amped for the festival by listening to our ultimate Chance the Rapper playlist and checking out a throwback interview where he discusses 2013's Acid Rap below: