8 music festivals that Solange is performing at this summer

Source: AP
Source: AP

Solange earned her first Billboard number one album in 2016 with A Seat at the Table, making the record her most introspective and notable projects to date, as it unapologetically centered on the narrative of blackness and womanhood. This summer, the singer is hitting the road and will be performing at a number of music festivals nationally. Here is where to catch Solange serenading us with her uplifting catalog.

(Note: Some festivals have not yet released their final lineup schedule. Check their sites for the specific date and time Solange is performing at each event.)

1. Free Press Summer Fest, June 3-4

Location: Buffalo Bayou's Eleanor Tinsley Park, Houston

Ticket prices: from $148, find more info here.

Performance date: Sunday, June 4 at 6:30 p.m. - 7:30p.m. 


Solange performing at Okeechobee Music Festival in March
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Amy Harris/AP

2. The Roots Picnic, June 3

Location: Festival Pier at Penn's Landing, Philadelphia

Ticket Prices: from $75, find more info here

3. Essence Festival, June 29-July 2

Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans

Ticket Prices: Tickets start at $126. Find more info here.

Performance date: Sunday, July 2

4. Pitchfork Music Fest, July 14-16

Location: Union Park, Chicago

Ticket Prices: Range from $75, find more info here

Performance date: Sunday, July 16 

5. FYF Fest, July 23

Location: Exposition Park, Los Angeles

Ticket Prices: Range from $125 to $549, find more info here.

Solange performing at Coachella in 2014.
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Katie Stratton/Getty Images

6. Panorama Festival, July 28-30  

Location: Randall's Island, New York City

Ticket Prices: Range from $125 to $745, find more info here

Performance date: Sunday, July 28

7. MO POP Festival, July 29-30

Location: West Riverfront Park, Detroit

Ticket Prices: from $75, find more info here

Performance date: Sunday, July 30

8. Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival, Aug. 11-13

Location: Golden State Park, San Francisco, California

Ticket Prices: from $375, find more info here

Performance date: Check site for specific date closer to the event.

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