Coachella introduced its 2019 competition lineup on Wednesday (Jan. 2), and the Internet erupted in pleasure over the information that Ok-pop quartet BLACKPINK is about to seem at this 12 months’s Coachella.
Other Asian acts, like South Korea’s alt rockers Hyukoh, traditionally-inspired avant-rock group Jambinai and Japan’s iconic electro-pop trio Perfume, additionally drew lots of consideration. The inclusion of Perfume and BLACKPINK marks a brand new stage for Coachella, as they're the first-ever J-pop and Ok-pop lady teams, respectively, to carry out on the occasion.
With the information, followers took to social media after the music competition made its announcement to share their delight and expectations.
Check out a few of the reactions to the information beneath, and take a look at the complete lineup right here.
I've cherished Ok-pop because the 90s. I've pushed for it in my content material. I've had numerous chats with music insiders about its Western breakthrough, which has been occurring the previous few years. BLACKPINK enjoying Coachella is massively important. The locals do not know what's coming. —- pic.twitter.com/bod9uYr19m
— Eugene Lee Yang (@EugeneLeeYang) January 3, 2019
BlackPink is enjoying Coachella?
Will we get the collab with Pitbull that we've been ready for. pic.twitter.com/FGZgUswTHp
— John (@oniontaker) January 3, 2019
#BLACKPINK make historical past as the primary feminine Ok-pop act to be on Coachella’s lineup! Alt rock band Hyukoh may even be performing this 12 months, so truthfully 2019 is beginning off on a terrific word for Korean artists —— https://t.co/lx3mqesMxs
— Riddhi Chakraborty (@thisisridz) January 3, 2019
PERFUME… SUDDENLY I DONT HATE COACHELLA https://t.co/xnBOMSGPRz
— dondonweiweiwei (@panloonaleafy) January 3, 2019
hyukoh in coachella: WE ALL DIE ALONEEEE
westerners who got here to have enjoyable: pic.twitter.com/xOZVmc0FMa
— ❦ (@krystaIsz) January 3, 2019
Blackpink would be the first Ok-pop lady band to carry out at Coachella. Always nice to see any sort of Asian illustration in mainstream American artwork and tradition as it’s so exceedingly uncommon. Let’s break extra stereotypes and preconceptions in 2019.
— Eugene Gu, MD (@eugenegu) January 3, 2019
PERFUME GONNA BLOW EVERYONE'S MIND AWAY AT COACHELLA THESE BUTCHES TOO DUMB TO OUT THEIR NAME IN SUCH SMALL FONT pic.twitter.com/WCIvVxXSlQ
— PERFUME @ COACHELLA. — (@jinsoulsflower) January 3, 2019
PEOPLE BE TALKING ABOUT BLACKPINK GETTING A SPOT IN COACHELLA AND IM SO PROUD OD MY GIRLIES BUT YOU KNOW WHO ELSE GOT A SPOT IN COACHELLA? FUCKIN HYUKOH.
MY BOYS DID THAT pic.twitter.com/XS4H9k7k18
— yang | — (@injunmiis) January 3, 2019
— anjy (@mellowyel) January 3, 2019
Me and my PTA oomfs sneaking into Coachella simply to see fragrance out carry out each artist there. pic.twitter.com/erBypwdJG0
— –||xxannieexx||– (@miyaorbitzen) January 3, 2019
White individuals at Coachella watching BLACKPINK carry out pic.twitter.com/kPLarupCqD
— Rosé Knowles (@hilIsideboy) January 3, 2019
guys omg consider all of the celebs that might ATTEND coachella reason for blackpink
exhibit a: this man pic.twitter.com/jwVa1lsLyO
— jc (@kapsyon) January 3, 2019
me after shitting on coachella sort bands for years now that hyukoh is seemingly considered one of them pic.twitter.com/VKJeq2ku93
— izzi– (@crapcafe) January 3, 2019
us: ehhhh… fragrance haven't actually been as much as their finest sport this previous couple of years
us after the coachella announcement: QUEENS OF MUSIC, ABOUT TO SLAY EVERYONE IN THE US
— marvel bacci–⚡ (@Baccibloo) January 3, 2019
Like yeah cool I really like Ariana however BLACKPINK AT COACHELLA
— Kiel Tutin (@KielTutin) January 3, 2019
UMMM AM I REALLY CONSIDERING GOING TO COACHELLA RN OR DO MY EYES DECEIVE ME?
No no they don’t, that’s Blackpink on the lineup. Okay. WELP. Time to go to Coachella I assume.
— Mica Burton (@MicaBurton) January 3, 2019
Watch the individuals at coachella lose their thoughts the second they heard Blackpink converse english not to mention hear their accent.
Global QUEENS —-
— Chippmunkksé —- (@lovechaees) January 3, 2019
Perfume?????? This Perfume????? Can somebody affirm??????? I'm freaking out!!!!! pic.twitter.com/KT9rxu8Q0y
— Super Sotres Odyssey (@sotres) January 3, 2019
— BLACKPINK GLOBAL BLINK (@ygofficialblink) January 3, 2019
Thrilled to be part of the unbelievable @coachella lineup this 12 months. See you within the desert. ✌–✨
— Perfume_um (@Perfume_um) January 3, 2019
So excited and comfortable that we’re be part of the coachella 2019 on 13&20/APR.
with different Korean Artists, Fantastic hyukohofficial and Famous blackpinkofficial
BIG HONOR 🙂
Looking foward to… https://t.co/27CSxj1tC3
— jambinai (@Jambinai) January 3, 2019
— Coachella (@coachella) January 3, 2019