Billie Eilish may headline Coachella amid Travis Scott ousting


Billie Eilish may have scored the headlining gig for Coachella 2022.

The 20-year-old Grammy-winner is reportedly performing on the music pageant that might be held on two consecutive weekends beginning April 15, according to TMZ.

Reps for Eilish and the pageant haven’t returned The Post’s request for remark.

Original headliner Travis Scott was set to carry out within the prime billing, nevertheless, he was ousted following the lethal Astroworld live performance tragedy that left a number of useless final year.

The “Bad Guy” singer will be part of musicians Swedish House Mafia for the fest, which remains to be scheduled to happen regardless of the latest Omicron surge. Coachella was canceled in 2020 and 2021 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 2020 lineup had Frank Ocean, Scott and Rage Against the Machine set to carry out.

Ocean will return for the 2023 pageant, nevertheless, Rage Against the Machine won’t be coming again for this year’s present.

The “Sicko Mode” rapper, 30, was pulled from the live performance in mid-December following a petition calling for him to be eliminated.

Eilish will be part of Swedish House Mafia on the California music pageant come April.

“With the recent tragedy and unnecessary death at Travis Scott’s Astroworld concert, due to Scott’s own gross negligence and sheer lack of compassion for human life, we ask [festival organizers] AEG, Paul Tollet, and Goldenvoice to remove his [sic] as performer at all of their festivals,” the petition said.

Scott has additionally been axed from his Dior collaboration within the wake of his live performance tragedy.

He was set to launch a partnership between his Cactus Jack inventive home and the French trend model in summer season 2022. The collaboration was indefinitely postponed.

“Out of respect for everyone affected by the tragic events at Astroworld, Dior has decided to postpone indefinitely the launch of products from the Cactus Jack collaboration originally intended to be included in its summer 2022 collection,” the company said in a statement to WWD final month.

Scott’s Astroworld live performance left a number of folks useless on Nov. 5, 2021.
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Coachella attendees may also now not be required to be vaccinated in opposition to the coronavirus to attend the California pageant.

Concertgoers can enter with only a proof of a destructive COVID check inside 72 hours of arrival.

“After seeing first-hand the low transmission data and successful implementation of safety protocols at our festivals recently … we feel confident that we can safely update our policy for Coachella,” the publish learn on the present’s web site.


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