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    If you are a music lover and you like to enjoy it in a festival atmosphere, this is your post! The festival culture is widespread across all continents, and surely, in every country you visit, you will find one that matches your musical tastes. That's why, today from Topfestivales, we present you the best and most famous music festivals in the world.


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    Attending, once in a lifetime, one of the best festivals in the world is one of the dreams shared by all music lovers. Today, from Topfestivales, we do not close ourselves to a genre or a continent, but we go big, to present you the best and most famous music festivals in the world. Do you have an idea of what festivals will appear in this list? Without a doubt, they all share a unique and unforgettable experience, are you really going to miss them?

    Glastonbury

    Glastonbury is a performing arts festival, held annually in Pilton, Somerset, England, known internationally for its contemporary music, and the presence of other arts such as dance, theater, circus and cabaret, among others. It is worth mentioning that it celebrated its first edition fifty years ago, in 1971.


    This festival has had in all its editions with the main pop-rock artists of the moment, although you can also listen to other genres such as reggae, electronic, folk, indie, rock or punk rock.

    To give you an idea, artists like Pharrel Williams, Katy Perry, Bastille, Wolf Alice, Ellie Goulding, Alt-J or The Chemical Brothers, are some of the artists who made up past editions of the festival.

    Tomorrowland

    Tomorrowland festival is the giant of dance, the best electronic festival in Europe. This event is held annually, since 2005, in the town of Boom, Belgium.


    This festival, where you can enjoy styles from EDM to Hardstyle, welcomes in each of its editions electronic music lovers from around the world, bringing together more than 400,000 people, and has also been crowned as the largest music festival in the world.

    To give you an idea, artists like Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Armin van Buuren, Carl Cox, Hardwell, Martin Garrix, Axwell Λ Ingrosso, Afrojack, Alesso, Alok, Bassjackers, Black Coffe or David Guetta, are some of those who have been on the stages of Tomorrowland in past editions.

    What music and festival lover has never dreamed of going to Tomorrowland? It is undoubtedly one of the best and most famous music festivals in the world.



    Sónar + D

    Sónar is a music festival that has been held for more than twenty editions in the city of Barcelona. Since its inception it has had a great impact contributing greatly to the cultural tourism sector, where it has come to contribute, on occasion, 52 million euros.

    A festival that, in addition to offering electronic music by renowned artists, presents an urban and avant-garde format also incorporating experimental music.

    And if, as well as liking this type of music, you also like technology or other types of art, Sonar always brings other types of parallel activities to the concerts and sessions.

    Holly Herndon, Dellafuente, Stormzy, Four Tet, Bad Bunny or THE MATTHEW HERBERT BREXIT BIG BAND, NOSTALGIA DE EUROPA, are some of the artists who have been present in past editions of the festival.

    The festival will return to its usual venues at Fira de Montjuïc and Fira de Gran Via on 16,17 and 18 June 2022. You have to experience one of the best and most famous music festivals in the world!

    Coachella

    Coachella is one of the best festivals in the world, and is held annually in Indio, California. It is one of the most famous festivals in the world, and you can enjoy the best indie, rock, pop, hip hop or electronic music in an atmosphere similar to the hippie atmosphere of the 60s.

    In addition, in this festival, many celebrities of cinema or fashion, as well as well-known influencers like Dulceida, take the opportunity to show off their striking looks, based on what we mentioned earlier of the hippie decade.

    The place where it is held is unmistakable and unique, and is that this festival takes place in the Coachella Valley, which is located in the wonderful Colorado Desert.

    To give you an idea, artists like Ariana Grande, Travis Scott, Beyoncé, Eminem, The Weekend, Radio Head or Lady Gaga are some of those who have been present in past editions of the festival.

    Its popularity, its great media coverage and the amount of attendees it manages to gather, more than 250,000, leave in question that Coachella is one of the best music festivals in the world and one of the most famous. Are you in?

    Burning Man

    Burning Man is another one of the most internationally known music festivals, and it is held in the Black Rock Desert located in Nevada, United States. This festival celebrated its first edition in 1986 and since then, has not stopped gaining popularity to become one of the most famous music festivals in the world.

    In this festival you can enjoy, during the seven days of the event, the best electronic music surrounded by more than 70,000 people in the wonderful and unique environment in which the festival takes place: the Nevada desert.

    Something very curious and innovative about this festival is that during the days it lasts, its attendees create wooden constructions that are burned the last days of the festival. Each year these structures are created on a central theme and attendees must open their minds and bring their own form of artistic expression.

    So what, are you in?

    Rock in Rio

    Rock in Rio is a music festival that takes place every two years since 2011 in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This festival, known worldwide as the largest festival in the world, includes in its program a series of shows and concerts, mostly in the genres of pop and rock. It also has other editions held in cities such as Lisbon, Madrid, Las Vegas or Santiago de Chile.

    To give you an idea, Nirvana, Shakira, Queen, AC/DC, Oasis, Iron Maiden, The Police, Amy Winehouse, Rihanna, La Oreja de Van Gogh, The Rolling Stones, Miley Cyrus, Beyoncé, Elton John, Britney Spears, Bruce Springsteen, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Metallica, Coldplay, Maroon 5 or Bruno Mars among others, are some of the artists who have passed through past editions of the festival.

    Undoubtedly one of the best and most famous music festivals in the world, are you really going to miss it?


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