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BTS J-Hope makes history with Lollapalooza headlining set

  • BTS member J-Hope gave a historic headlining performance at Lollapalooza in Grant Park, Chicago, over the weekend, becoming the first South Korean artist to lead the festival.
  • He reportedly performed 18 songs across 70 minutes, including hits from his recent solo album “Jack in the Box” and some BTS classics.
  • Singer Becky G joined him on stage to perform their 2019 collaboration “Chicken Noodle Soup.”
  • Meanwhile, fellow BTS member Jimin supported J-Hope as a festivalgoer.
  • BTS’ Big Hit labelmates TXT also made history by being the first K-pop act to perform at Lollapalooza.

J-Hope of K-pop mega group BTS became the first South Korean artist to headline Lollapalooza in Grant Park, Chicago, over the weekend. 

The BTS member’s set included an impressive 18 songs across a 70-minute performance, with eight of these songs from his recently released solo album “Jack in the Box.”

J-Hope to become first Korean headliner for major US music festival main stage at Lollapalooza

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  • BTS member J-Hope is set to make history as the first South Korean artist to headline the main stage of a major U.S. music festival at this year’s Lollapalooza.
  • Lollapalooza Festival will take place in Chicago’s Grant Park from July 28-31, with J-Hope as a closing performer on the last day.
  • Also announced for Lollapalooza is BTS labelmate group TXT, who will be making their U.S. music festival debut on the July 30.
  • Other artists at the festival include Zhu, Audrey Nuna, Kygo, Dua Lipa and Green Day.

BTS member J-Hope is set to headline at Lollapalooza in Chicago’s Grant Park, making him the first South Korean artist headliner on the main stage of a major U.S. music festival. 

The BTS rapper and dancer will help close out the four-day festival from July 28-31. He and his fellow group members have been keeping busy with an upcoming album, visiting the White House and returning to Korean music stages.