STRAY KIDS is set to make a historic appearance at the Lollapalooza Paris festival.
JYP Entertainment’s boy group has been busy these past months amid its second Maniac World Tour series. STRAY KIDS is set to visit several countries in the next few weeks, including Thailand, Singapore, Australia, the Philippines, and the US.
It is also set to drop its first Japanese full-length album, The Sound, next month.
In addition, STRAY KIDS will score another title once at the Lollapalooza Paris festival.
STRAY KIDS To Headline Lollapalooza Paris
On Lolla Paris’ official website, the organizers confirmed that STRAY KIDS would headline the first day of the festival in July.
The 3-day event will start on July 21, with the last day scheduled on July 23, at the Hippodrome de Longchamp. STRAY KIDS will be one of the three headliners of the event alongside Rosalia and Kendrick Lamar.
JYP Entertainment said on Wednesday that STRAY KIDS would ultimately become the first K-pop act ever to headline the festival, as cited by Korea JoongAng Daily.
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Other artists who will perform on Day 1 include Niska, Rezz, Damso, Lindsey Stirling, Maisie Peters, Picture This, Deathpact, RK, Roria, Imanu, B2B and the Cataral Project.
Lil Nas X, Niall Horan, Prince Waly, SDM, Aya Nakamura, John Butler, Tokischa, James BKS and Tony Romera, among others, will be part of Day 2 and 3.
Fans can now get tickets to the festival through the Lolla Paris’ website. They can choose to have a one-day pass or a 3-day pass. There is also an option to buy a Lolla VIP ticket or Lolla Plus Upgrade.
For Lolla VIP ticketholders, they will enjoy a 1-day pass ticket, VIP area, finger food served in the afternoon, a special welcome from the staff, cocktail dinner, drinks and private VIP terraces with a clear view of the main stage.
STRAY KIDS Enters Billboard’s World Albums Chart
STRAY KIDS’ fans also celebrated the group’s recent feat on Billboard’s World Albums chart. The magazine confirmed that its new mini album, Maxident, climbed back up to the No. 5 spot in its 12th non-consecutive week of appearance on the chart.
BTS, BTS’ RM, ATEEZ, NewJeans, ENHYPEN and ITZY also made it to the list.
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