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Live Stream Burna Boy and Mr Eazi's Coachella 2019 Sets

Here's how you can watch online.

The Coachella Valley and Arts Music Festival is about to kick off its 2019 edition this weekend (April 12-14).

The plans and schedule for Youtube live stream of the sets has now been revealed as well. Artists like Tame Impala, Ariana Grande, Pusha-T, Blood Orange, Four Tet, Little Simz, Smino, YG, and many others' sets will be broadcast live on Coachella's Youtube channel. Childish Gambino and Rihanna's new film, Guava Island, will also be premiering on the stream.

Two of our favorite artists, Burna Boy and Mr Eazi,will be performing this year and, if you wont be there in person, we have the times for for you to tune in and watch this First Weekend.

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Coachella 2019: Why Burna Boy & Mr Eazi Are The Right Artists to Bring Afrobeats to the World

With Wizkid's no show at Coachella 2018, Burna and Eazi are next in line to lead Africa's takeover of global pop music

Last year, African music fans had their hopes dashed when Wizkid failed to show up for his slot at Coachella, the world's most prestigious music festival. Many shared their frustrations.

For many, seeing the continent's biggest star on the main stage was proof that African culture was taking over even the most exclusive spaces. As Africans, we believe that our art can compete for the highest honour and is deserving of the highest acclaim. We fight for our own, and shoot down voices that appear to discredit our growth. But Wizkid failed us when he failed to get on to that plane. And Africans made it known.

This year, we have a double shot representation with Burna Boy and Mr Eazi. Both musicians are scheduled for Coachella's second weekend in April. Africans who make the trip there will have an extra dose of their culture being served in a space that has long eluded them. When we scream "Afrobeats to the world," we aren't just referring to shows predominantly packed with Africans in the diaspora. We want the music to permeate spaces like these, and grow our cultural influence. Where's a bigger stage then than Coachella? Point us there. We want it all!

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