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Chance The Rapper To Headline Origin NYE Festival’s Huge Lineup

Written by Sam Murphy on July 26, 2016

Perth’s New Year’s Eve Festival Origin NYE has announced a massive lineup for its 10th Anniversary event.

Organisers have prepared something really special for their tenth event, curating arguably their biggest lineup to date. Chance The Rapper will headline the event, confirming long-teased plans to tour Australia.

He’ll be joined by British electronic duo Chase & Status, grime artist and Skepta’s brother JME, Dutch trio Noisia and local legend What So Not.

While it’s hard to believe, that’s only the start of the lineup. US rapper GoldLink will make his return to the country after impressing crowds at Laneway this year, Canadian producer and regular visitor Ryan Hemsworth is coming back and upcoming rapper Denzel Curry will also play.

The bill also has a strong Aussie representation with Shockone and George Maple due to play alongside many others.

It will all go down on 31st December at Claremont Showgrounds. Tickets go on sale on Tuesday, 2nd August.

Catch the full lineup below.

UPDATE 10/08/16: South African rap-rave duo Die Antwoord have joined the Origin NYE 2016 lineup.

UPDATE: 30/08/2016: Just when you thought that was it, Origin has announced a new international headline act. A$AP Rocky will be performing an exclusive one-off show for Origin NYE.

UPDATE 18/10/2016: Pendulum have been added to the bill with the original trio to perform a DJ set, in their first Aussie show since 2008.

UPDATE 08/11/16: Even more acts have been added to the 2016 Origin NYE lineup. Catch the updated roster, below.

Watch: Chance The Rapper – No Problem

Origin NYE 2016 Lineup

Command Q
Novelist
Tha Trickaz

…joining

Pendulum (DJ Set)

…joining

A$AP Rocky (Australian Exclusive)

…joining

Die Antwoord
Chance The Rapper
Chase & Status (DJ Set)
JME
Noisia
What So Not
Denzel Curry
Getter
Goldlink
Lunice (DJ Set)
Netsky
Ryan Hemsworth
Shockone
Skism B2B Must Die!
Wilkinson (DJ Set)
Alex Perez B2B Ivy Lab
Barely Alive
Calyx & Teebee
Culture Shock
Ekko & Sidetrack
George Maple
Giraffage
Habstrakt
Newham Generals
Pogman

+ More To Be Announced

Origin NYE 2016

Saturday, 31st December
Claremont Showgrounds, Perth
Tickets: Ticketbooth

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