Prince to headline Coachella festival

By | April 10, 2008 at 2:06 AM

Prince will headline the ninth annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, festival promoters announced Wednesday.

The Purple One will be the featured act on day two of the giant summer music festival, a three-day affair that runs April 25-27 in Indio, Calif.

He joins a lineup that includes Jack Johnson and Roger Waters, the former Pink Floyd singer-songwriter who will close the festival.

Also slated to perform: the Raconteurs, Kraftwerk, Portishead, My Morning Jacket, M.I.A., Death Cab for Cutie and the Verve, among others.