Rock in Rio 2017 Announces Lady Gaga on Opening Night

Celebrating its 32nd anniversary this year, the Rock in Rio festival will take place on September 18th, 19th, 20th, 24th, 25th, 26th, and 27th and will again be held in Barra da Tijuca’s Cidade do Rock.

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Rock in Rio organizers announced yesterday (February 6th) that pop superstar Lady Gaga will headline the opening night of the 2017 festival, as well as confirmed three other attractions for the event's main World Stage.

The Australian band 5 Seconds of Summer and Brazilian sensation Ivete Sangalo were also announced, as well as the American singer Fergie.

Currently the main attractions signed on for September 15th are Lady Gaga . . .

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