BLACKPINK to Become First Female K-Pop Group at Coachella

SEOUL SOUTH KOREA- FEBRUARY 22 Girl group BLACKPINK attend the 6th Gaon Chart K Pop Awards

Earlier today, Coachella released its massive line up for 2019, and the event will feature dozens of top stars and rising artists.

Slated to perform as the first ever female K-pop band, the girls' act has been scheduled on April 12 and 19 while fellow Korean indie boy band, Hyukoh, will be performing on April 14 and 21. Now, BLACKPINK is hitting center stage for its next big live stage, and fans from all over are wondering they'll be able to hit up Coachella this year just to witness BLACKPINK's revolution. BLACKPINK is set to play on both Fridays across the two weekends.

Formed in 2016, the K-pop group - consisting of members Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa - have achieved record-breaking success.

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It follows a hugely successful 2018 for Blackpink, who were revealed to have the most-viewed K-pop music video worldwide that year with DDU-DU DDU-DU.

Besides the virality of "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du", BLACKPINK reached a new audience when the group collaborated with Dua Lipa on the bilingual song "Kiss and Make Up" last October. The band's appearance further proves K-pop has grown roots in Western pop culture as the female group joins acts like BTS and EXO in the public eye.

After rising to success in the USA past year with their song "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du" which debuted at No. 55 on the Billboard Hot 100, the girl group formed of members Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé and Lisa's debut EP "SQUARE UP" became the highest charting set to date on the Billboard Hot 200 for a K-Pop girl group, entering at No. 40.

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