The Roots Picnic lineup announced: Snoop Dogg, Janelle Monae and The War On Drugs headline

The lineup for the 7th annual Roots Picnic has been announced.

The unoffical kickoff to the summer music season, which for the first time will take place  in May, will feature Snoop Dogg (not Lion), backed by The Roots, as well as Janelle Monae, The War On Drugs, Action Bronson, Biz Markie, Araab Muzik, A$AP Ferg, Rudimental and many more.

Janelle Monae.

The all day affair will happen at the Festival Pier on May 31.

Watch Questlove make the announcement while getting his hair done below.

Tickets go on sale Friday. More info and a complete lineup here.

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