#Beychella – Beyoncé Becomes First Black Woman To Headline Coachella

Beyoncé has made history as the first black woman to headline Coachella

She also reunited with Destiny’s Child for the band’s 20th anniversary, and was joined on stage by Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams to perform songs including Lose My Breath, Say My Name and Soldier.

As well as becoming the first black woman to headline the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California after Björk and Lady Gaga.

Destiny’s Child are one of the most successful female groups ever, with 14 UK Top 40 songs and two UK Number 1 songs.

Beyoncé also performed Lift Every Voice and Sing – which is often referred to as America’s ‘Black National Anthem’, and teamed up on stage with her sister Solange.

During her two-hour set, she also paid tribute to Nina Simone, spotlighted Malcolm X quotes, and treated fans to hits including Crazy in Love, Irreplaceable, Single Ladies, Drunk in Love, and Formation.