Throughout Gorillaz‘ set at Coachella 2023’s second weekend, the band introduced out a star-studded checklist of visitors that included appearances from Unhealthy Bunny, Little Simz and extra.
The band introduced out the Puerto Rican reggaeton star – who will shut out this weekend’s first evening with a headline set – to carry out ‘Tormenta’. Unhealthy Bunny options on the studio model of the tune, which is from Gorillaz’ newest album, ‘Cracker Island’. Watch that efficiency under:
Unhealthy Bunny hace unos momentos cantando “Tormenta” con Gorillaz 🏻 pic.twitter.com/QDnA0VxAtx
— Unhealthy Bunny Chile🇨🇱 (@badbunnycl_) April 22, 2023
Elsewhere through the set, Little Simz joined the band to carry out ‘Storage Palace’. The tune is lifted from a deluxe version of Gorillaz’ 2017 album ‘Humanz’. Yasiin Bey – aka Mos Def – additionally got here onstage to carry out ‘Plastic Seaside’ minimize ‘Sweepstakes’, whereas Moonchild Sanelly joined for ‘With Like to an Ex’.
As with final weekend’s set, Gorillaz have been additionally joined by Beck to carry out ‘The Valley of the Pagans’, Thundercat for ‘Cracker Island’, Bootie Brown for ‘New Gold’ and ‘Soiled Harry’, De La Soul for ‘Really feel Good Inc.’ and Del the Funky Homosapien for ‘Rock the Home’ and ‘Clint Eastwood’. Final weekend additionally noticed the band deliver out Slowthai, Peven Everett and Jamie Precept.
Gorillaz simply fucking crushed it. Greatest set of the day to this point.
“Clint Eastwood” #Coachella pic.twitter.com/eEaAcuONQJ
— The Brohioan (@TheBrohioan) April 22, 2023
Coachella 2023’s second weekend will conclude this Sunday (April 23). Deliberate headliner Frank Ocean is not going to be performing this weekend, withdrawing from the lineup on physician’s orders as a result of leg accidents he sustained within the lead-up to final week’s competition.
In Ocean’s place, Blink-182 will headline Sunday evening, after enjoying their first present since reuniting with founding member Tom DeLonge eventually weekend’s version. Moreover, the competition’s ultimate evening will probably be closed out with a back-to-back set from Skrillex, Fred Once more.. and 4 Tet. The trio have beforehand carried out collaborative units at New York’s Madison Sq. Backyard in February, and London in January.
‘Cracker Island’, Gorillaz’ eighth studio album, arrived in February this 12 months. NME known as it a “persistently satisfying report that reveals why they continue to be related to this point into their profession” in a four-star overview upon its launch.
“A band that was as soon as thought of mucking about on the periphery of pop at the moment are very a lot defining the current and galvanizing the long run. You could possibly be doing a lot worse for album eight, eh?”
Earlier this week, Gorillaz and Beck joined as much as carry out their ‘Cracker Island’ collaboration ‘Possession Island’ on Jimmy Kimmel Dwell.
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