The Line-up for the 2016 Roots Picnic Has Been Announced!
Yesterday the organizers for the Roots Picnic released the official line-up for the 2016 Roots Picnic, which takes place Saturday June 4th at Festival Pier.(see poster below) What has become a Philadelphia staple, The Roots Picnic is now going on its 9th year! I know time flies. Always looking to become more ecliptic and appeal to a wide range of music lovers, the picnic has been known to bring in big acts from hip hop, pop and EDM. This year is no exception.
Headlining the 2016 Roots Picnic is red hot hip hop artist Future who recently released Purple Reign and is scheduled to debut new music this month. Also top billing is R&B legend Usher and Leon Bridges will also be providing his rhythmic sounds.
Among the plethora of other artists scheduled to perform are DMX, Swizz Beats (Djing), Migos, Philly’s own Lil Uzi Vert, Everyday People Ft. DJ Moma, Willow Smith, Rich Medina and many more.
Peak your interest yet? Well if you’re looking to experience this summer hodgepodge of music, tickets go on sale Friday February 5th at 12:00 pm. We suggest you cop your tickets early as tickets for this event tend to go pretty fast.