Snoop Dogg headlines 7th annual Roots Picnic, lineup announced

Snoop Dogg performs as part of the "How The West Was Won" concert at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013 in Irvine, Calif. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP)

March 3, 2014 11:51:55 AM PST
Snoop Dogg will headline The Roots annual picnic festival, the band announced Monday afternoon.

The 7th Annual Roots Picnic will take place at the Festival Pier at Penn's Landing on Saturday, May 31st.

Along with Snoop Dogg and The Roots themselves, the lineup includes:

  • Janelle Monáe
  • The War on Drugs
  • Action Bronson
  • A$AP Ferg
  • AraabMuzik
  • Rudimental
  • Bad Rabbits
  • Biz Markie (DJ Set)
  • Jhené Aiko
  • Just Blaze
  • Electric Wire Hustle
  • Chill Moody
  • Roman Gianarthur
  • Emily Wells

    Questlove of The Roots made the announcement via a YouTube video.

    Tickets go on sale Friday at noon. They will be available at, Live Nation Box Office, TLA Box Office, Festival Pier (day of show only), Ticketmaster Outlets or by-phone at 1-800-745-3000.

    The event's website notes, "Keep in mind, the show has sold out almost every year, so make sure to get your tickets in advance! You won't be sorry!"

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