Coachella Weekend 2 greatest moments: Harry Types, Lizzo unite

Throwback jams and vitality duets set the tone for the second weekend of this 12 months’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Pageant, that features shock appearances from Lizzo, Hayley Williams and Kendrick Lamar.

On Friday, headliner Sorts and Lizzo joined forces for some disco-boyband satisfying. And rapper Youngster Keem despatched hip-hop followers proper right into a frenzy by bringing out Lamar, his cousin, for a dwell effectivity of their Grammy-winning collab.

Headliner Billie Eilish sprinkled some pop-punk magic into her set with somewhat bit help from Paramore front-woman Williams on Saturday. Proper right here’s a rundown of among the finest Coachella Weekend 2 moments to this point.

Sorts and Lizzo channel One Route

Pop buddies and besties Sorts and Lizzo journeyed into the earlier for a wonderful duet of Gloria Gaynor’s disco conventional “I Will Survive,” adopted by a nostalgic rendition of the One Route anthem “What Makes You Pretty.”

(Former One Route heartthrob Sorts has repeatedly returned to his boy band roots in stay efficiency no matter launching a wildly worthwhile solo career 5 years up to now.)

Draped in vibrant feather coats, the pair of hitmakers smiled, danced and harmonized, so much to the glee of the lively viewers. The musicians beforehand united onstage for a dynamic effectivity of Lizzo’s hit “Juice” after Sorts’ cowl of the monitor went viral in 2019.

“Last night was excellent,” Lizzo wrote Saturday on Instagram.

“[Styles] is a treasure, gods reward to rock n roll, the sunshine that comes from him is precise and infinite.. he makes being on stage in entrance of tons of n 1000’s easy, cus it’s w a superb buddy. His group is unbelievable— and baby them Gucci coats….?!?? Thanks H, like u talked about ‘until subsequent time.’”

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Lamar and Keem are cousin targets

It’s solely changing into that Lamar stepped out to hold out his verse from Keem’s “Family Ties,” which gained the Grammy for rap effectivity earlier this month.

“Oh, s—!” Keem exclaimed as Lamar made his grand entrance and cheers erupted from the gang. Feeding off the thundering bass and each other’s vitality, the cousins bounced and rapped in unison as neon pyrotechnics lit up the stage.

Lamar moreover contributed to Keem’s efficiency of “Vent” from the latter’s 2021 album “The Melodic Blue.” The Pulitzer Prize-winning artist’s Coachella cameo obtained right here days after he launched that his long-anticipated new album, “Mr. Morale & the Enormous Steppers,” is able to attain Would possibly 13.

Coachella marks Lamar’s second fundamental California stay efficiency effectivity this 12 months after the hip-hop celeb joined forces with Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, 50 Cent and Dr. Dre for the 2022 Large Bowl halftime current at Inglewood’s SoFi Stadium.

Eilish and Williams go full Paramore

Eilish and Williams threw it once more to the early 2000s for an acoustic duet of Paramore’s pop-punk anthem “Misery Enterprise.”

It’s worth noting that Paramore made a acutely aware choice in 2018 to stop performing “Misery Enterprise” for “a extraordinarily very very long time” after some deemed the music about two girls competing for the same man anti-feminist.

“Wow … my first Coachella,” Williams talked about after embracing Eilish onstage. “Thanks for sharing this with me. That’s sick!”

Williams later returned to the stage via the climactic second half of Eilish’s hit single “Happier Than Ever.”

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