Editor’s Note (Oct. 4, 2021) – The Lights On Festival in Brooklyn has been postponed until 2022.
H.E.R.’s Lights On Festival just got bigger and brighter. The Grammy and Oscar winner has announced East Coast dates for the star-studded festival. It will be held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Thursday, October 21 and Friday, October 22.
The lineup will include legendary R&B acts Maxwell and SWV, as well as newer acts including Ari Lennox, Bryson Tiller, Chloe Bailey (of Chloe x Halle), Joyce Wrice, Lucky Daye, Queen Naija, Tone Stith, Victoria Monét, Skip Marley and Blxst.
Pre-sale tickets will be available at noon (today). General tickets will go on sale on Friday, July 23, at 10 a.m. EST.
The West Coast edition will take place on Saturday, September 18, and Sunday, September, 19, at the Concord Pavilion in Concord, California.
Co-headlined by H.E.R. and Erykah Badu, it features additional performances from Keyshia Cole, VanJess, Masego, Kiana Ledé, Arin Ray, as well as a few artists booked for the New York show (Ari Lennox, Bryson Tiller, Lucky Daye and more).
In other H.E.R.-related news, the 24-year-old recently released her debut album, Back of My Mind, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard R&B Albums chart.