The three day Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is always a huge event, with dozens of artists from many genres of music. The 2011 event boasts Kanye West, Arcade Fire, Kings of Leon and The Strokes as the headliners. 

On the Hip Hop side of things, Kanye will be joined by the distant relatives Nas & Damian Marley, Cee Lo Green, Wiz Khalifa, A-Trak, Erykah Badu and Lauryn Hill.

Other notable acts include The Black Keys, Raphael Saadiq, Ratatat, Ozomotli, The National, Sleigh Bells, Animal Collective, Cold War Kids, Tame Impala, Robyn, The Chemical Brothers and many more. 

Coachella will take place at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California from April 15 to April 17.

(January 19)

UPDATE: reports that Coachella has sold out in six days. The three-day passes cost $319 per person.