Billy Idol, Fall Out Boy, Green Day and Avril Lavigne have all been confirmed to play Brazil’s Rock In Rio 2022. the latest headliner announced on the World Stage.
Green Day, Fall Out Boy, Idol and Capital Inicial will all play on the festival’s main stage, the World Stage, on September 9. Lavigne will headline the Sunset Stage. It will be the Canadian singer’s first time at the festival.
Next year’s event is scheduled for the 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10 and 11 September 2022. Rock in Rio Card, early ticket for the 2022 festival, is sold out. The card is equivalent to an advance ticket to Rock in Rio 2022, and gives the buyer the chance to choose on which date they intend to use it. The choice of date can be made between November 23, 2021 and April 1, 2022, before the official ticket sale opens to the general public in April 2022. Visit the event’s official website for further information.
The ninth edition of Rock in Rio, which should have taken place in 2021, was postponed to September 2022 because of the new coronavirus pandemic. The announcement of the new date was made in March 2021.
Billy Idol, previously played Rock in Rio in 1991. He was confirmed for the festival’s 2017 edition, but then cancelled his visit. Idol is famous for hits like “Rebel Yell,” “White Wedding,” “Eyes Without a Face” and “Dancing With Myself.”
Fall Out Boy, meantime, return to the Brazilian festival after performing at Rock in Rio in 2017. They are best known for his like “Sugar, We’re Goin Down” and “Dance, dance”. Rock in Rio debutant, Green Day are likely to mix their hits (“American Idiot”, “Boulevard Of Broken Dreams”, “Wake Me Up When September Ends”, “Basket Case”) with songs from the album Father of All Motherf_kers ( 2020).
Avril Lavigne, one of the most requested artists by fans according to the festival, heads to Rock in Rio for her debut performance.