Kendrick Lamar joins 2016 Bluesfest line-up and announces headline shows

Kendrick Lamar has just dropped a bombshell announcement that he will be heading down under to join the Bluesfest line-up, and along the way will be hitting up Sydney and Melbourne for a couple of headline shows.

Line up

Lamar will  be joining the likes of The National, City and Colour and The Cat Empire for Byron Bay’s 27th annual Bluesfest. Lamar’s tour will be in support of his new, highly acclaimed album To Pimp A Butterfly, which will mark his third visit to Australia after previously touring as support for good kid, m.A.A.d city and Eminem.

Tickets for his headline shows will be on sale from 9am Monday October 9. You can get further ticket and event information here.

Monday March 21- Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne

Wednesday March 23 – Allphones Arena, Sydney

Thursday March 24 – Bluesfest 2016, Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm, Byron Bay