The Swedish DJ and producer Avicii, the singer Ariana Grande and the Portuguese D.A.M.A. join the poster of the festival Rock in Rio Lisbon, scheduled for May in the Parque da Bela Vista, was announced today.
Within 100 days of the start of the seventh edition, the Organization made a new anouncement to the dates: the festival will take place on days 19, 20, 27, 28 and 29 may (this last day we now have in place of the day 26). Tickets will be on sale on Thursday.
Avicii, Ariana Grande (both on day 29) and D.A.M.A.- who will be the Brazilian Gabriel o Pensador as a guest on day 28 – are the three new names to join the poster of the stage. Still announce an artist for that stage and the sign of the other two stages.
To Avicii this will be a return, but for Ariana Grande this is a Portuguese stage debut, while the D.A.M.A. will promote the latest album, “give me a second” published in October and with the participation of Gabriel O Pensador.
Actress and singer, Ariana Grande have 22 years and many fans like to call her “mini Mariah Carey”, by singing and by approximation to R&B, although today more as a singer of the pop universe. Alongside the work on television series – Ariana Grande edited two albums: “Yours truly” (2013), which includes the song “My way” and “My everything” (2014).
The World of Stage will feature in total with 15 performances, which joins all the days the interpretation of a musical that tells the story of the festival.
The poster includes artists such as Bruce Springsteen, Queen + Adam Lambert, Hollywood Vampires, Maroon 5, Xutos Kicking – which featured in every edition of Rock in Rio Lisboa, Stereophonics, Korn and Ivete Sangalo, another of the repeaters of the festival.
Created in Rio de Janeiro for more than thirty years, the Rock in Rio festival was first printed in Lisbon in 2004, going on since every two years at the Parque da Bela Vista.