One of hip hop's finest, Nas has been added to next month's Bluesfest line-up for his only Australian show.
He'll be joined for the exclusive performance by New Orleans renowned brass band, The Soul Rebels.
Other new additions today include Kasey Chambers
(whose new album reached #1 on the ARIA charts), Rockhampton's rootsy duo Busby Marou
, South African Globe-trotting flautist and composer Wouter Kellerman, folk-grunge duo Little Georgia and Byron local Lucy Gallant (who is headed to her third Glastonbury later this year).
2017 Line-up Additions
Nas with guests The Soul Rebels (one-off exclusive performance)Kasey ChmabersBusby MarouWouter KellermanLittle GeorgiaLucy GallantClick here for the 2017 playing schedule.
Next week Bluesfest will bring its final announcement that will include the much loved Boomerang Festival, once again to be held within the precinct of Bluesfest. With the Festival only five weeks away, certain ticket types are reported to be on the verge of selling out.Bluesfest takes place 13-17 April at Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm (Byron Bay).