The Roots have announced the lineup for the 2018 Roots Picnic. It’s taking place on Saturday, June 2 at Festival Pier in Philadelphia, and this year it’ll be hosted by Dave Chappelle. The Roots are once again playing (it’s their festival, so obviously), and other artists featured on the Roots Picnic 2018 lineup include Lil Uzi Vert, Dirty Projectors, The Diplomats, 2 Chainz, DVSN, 6LACK, Brandy, Black Thought and J. Period Live Mixtape (featuring Fabolous and Jadakiss), Rapsody, Goldlink, Rich the Kid, BadBadNotGood, Sun Ra Arkestra and more. There will also be a Podcast Stage and a Lifestyle Stage, with video game tournaments, fashion and other various attractions. See the full Roots Picnic 2018 lineup on the poster below.
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