frank ocean, the xx, aphex twin and solange among primavera sound headliners

Grace Jones, Skepta, Sampha, King Krule and Let’s Eat Grandma will also be heading to the Barcelona waterfront festival.

by Charlotte Gush
30 November 2016, 12:33pm

Primavera Sound festival, held in the concrete modernist playground Parc Del Forum on the waterfront in Barcelona 31 May - 4 June, has announced a stellar 2017 line-up.

Frank Ocean fans rejoice! Having announced his first live date of 2017, headlining Lovebox festival in London in July, the Blond artist will also be a main headliner at Primavera, joined by fellow London-based musicians The xx, as well as Arcade Fire and Bon Iver.

Having blown everyone's minds with her live performances at AFROPUNK, Grace Jones will also be bringing her show to a headline spot at Primavera. Solange is also on the headliner bill, marking her first European festival date announced so far (she'll also be at Roskilde

In Copenhagen at the end of June), and Aphex Twin follows up his Field Day 2017 headliner announcement with another turn at the Barcelona festival.

The huge line-up also features Skepta, Sampha, King Krule, Death Grips, Let's Eat Grandma, Sleaford Mods, !!! and loads more. Check out the poster above for all the artists announced so far.


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