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Jay-Z, Muse, Gorillaz to headline Coachella

Tuesday, January 19, 2010
Rapper Jay-Z gestures while speaking at a news conference in New York, Thursday Aug. 7, 2008. Mayor Michael Bloomberg teamed up with Jay-Z to announce that the next three Saturdays the city will close seven miles of streets to vehicle traffic, giving the streets over to New Yorkers for leisure and fun. (AP Photos/Bebeto Matthews)

Rapper Jay-Z gestures while speaking at a news conference in New York, Thursday Aug. 7, 2008. Mayor Michael Bloomberg teamed up with Jay-Z to announce that the next three Saturdays the city will close seven miles of streets to vehicle traffic, giving the streets over to New Yorkers for leisure and fun. (AP Photos/Bebeto Matthews)

Jay-Z will bring his "Empire State of Mind" to the West Coast for Coachella this year.

The Brooklyn-born rapper will headline the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which kicks off on April 16 at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, Calif.

Rock acts Muse and Gorillaz are set to headline on April 17 and 18, respectively. The three-day festival - with more than 130 acts - also includes Thom Yorke, David Guetta (GET'-tah), MGMT, Phoenix, Vampire Weekend and Wale .

Three-day weekend passes are priced at $269, plus surcharges. Tickets go on sale Friday.

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