Debut: Kacey Musgrave, 30, brought down the house for her Coachella debut on Friday

Kacey Musgraves marks Coachella debut by bringing 90-year-old Instagram star Baddie Winkle on stage

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Kacey Musgrave brought down the house for her Coachella debut on Friday.

The country music star, 30, opened with her hit Slow Burn off her Grammy-winning album Golden Hour at the annual music and arts festival in Indio, California.

And what was sure to be one for the books, Kacey brought up 90-year-old Instagram star Baddie Winkle on stage to perform a two-step during the high-energy concert.

Debut: Kacey Musgrave, 30, brought down the house for her Coachella debut on Friday

‘How you doing, Coachella?!’ she said after her first song before yelling ‘Holy sh*t Coachella! You guys look beautiful this golden hour!’

Not only had the Texas-born beauty never performed at the popular venue, but she never attended as a fan either.

‘This is my first Coachella ever, never been. Needless to say, I’m very excited,’ Kacey told the audience.

‘We’re going to forget everything else because we’re alive and it’s f**king awesome.’ 

Opening: The country music star opened with her hit Slow Burn off her Grammy-winning album Golden Hour at the annual music and arts festival in Indio, California

Opening: The country music star opened with her hit Slow Burn off her Grammy-winning album Golden Hour at the annual music and arts festival in Indio, California

Surprise guest: And what was sure to be one for the books, Kacey brought up 90-year-old Instagram star Baddie Winkle on stage to perform a two-step during the high-energy concert

Surprise guest: And what was sure to be one for the books, Kacey brought up 90-year-old Instagram star Baddie Winkle on stage to perform a two-step during the high-energy concert

Kacey’s set list also included Butterflies, Lonely Weekend, Happy & Sad, Oh, What a World, Love Is a Wild Thing, Velvet Elvis, Rainbow and Die Fun.

But the real showstopper happened when Kacey welcomed Baddie Winkle to share the stage.

Baddie – who became an Internet sensation for her social media tagline ‘Stealing Your Man Since 1928’ – rocked an eccentric ensemble per usual as she shimmied next to Kacey who was clad in a chic orange fringe minidress.

Crowd control: 'How you doing, Coachella?!' she said after her first song before yelling 'Holy sh*t Coachella! You guys look beautiful this golden hour!'

Crowd control: ‘How you doing, Coachella?!’ she said after her first song before yelling ‘Holy sh*t Coachella! You guys look beautiful this golden hour!’

First timer: 'This is my first Coachella ever, never been. Needless to say, I’m very excited,' Kacey told the audience

First timer: 'This is my first Coachella ever, never been. Needless to say, I’m very excited,' Kacey told the audience

First timer: ‘This is my first Coachella ever, never been. Needless to say, I’m very excited,’ Kacey told the audience

Take that! 'We’re going to forget everything else because we’re alive and it’s f**king awesome.'

Take that! ‘We’re going to forget everything else because we’re alive and it’s f**king awesome.’

Meanwhile, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival had more star-studded performances in line for the hungry fans.

Donald Glover a.k.a Childish Gambino was the last to perform but not the least.

After his opening number, the shirtless wonder shouted out to the crowds: ‘I never thought I’d be here right now. Tonight is a special night. We really need to feel each other tonight. And really have a good time.’

Set list: Kacey's set list also included Butterflies, Lonely Weekend, Happy & Sad, Oh, What a World, Love Is a Wild Thing, Velvet Elvis, Rainbow and Die Fun

Set list: Kacey’s set list also included Butterflies, Lonely Weekend, Happy & Sad, Oh, What a World, Love Is a Wild Thing, Velvet Elvis, Rainbow and Die Fun

Sensation: Baddie - who became an Internet sensation for her social media tagline 'Stealing Your Man Since 1928' - rocked an eccentric ensemble per usual as she shimmied next to Kacey who was clad in a chic orange fringe minidress

Sensation: Baddie – who became an Internet sensation for her social media tagline ‘Stealing Your Man Since 1928’ – rocked an eccentric ensemble per usual as she shimmied next to Kacey who was clad in a chic orange fringe minidress

Then he challenged his fans to be in the moment.

‘Rule #2 put your phones down. This is not a concert. This is church. This is my church up here. So when s**t needs to bounce, I need you to bounce.’

After two more songs, the Atlanta star revealed he suffered from stage anxiety and needed medicinal help at times. 

‘I get nervous performing in front of crowds. So usually I smoke before he show. Tonight I’m gonna smoke DURING the show,’ as he promptly lit up a joint and jumped into the crowd to share it.

Hit maker: Janelle Monae delighted fans as she performed many of her hits from the Grammy nominated Dirty Computer

Hit maker: Janelle Monae delighted fans as she performed many of her hits from the Grammy nominated Dirty Computer

Style icon: Janelle proved worth of her style icon status as she opened the show in a black latex bodysuit and white harness from Dead Lotus Couture

Style icon: Janelle proved worth of her style icon status as she opened the show in a black latex bodysuit and white harness from Dead Lotus Couture

Earlier, Janelle Monae delighted fans as she performed many of her hits from the Grammy nominated Dirty Computer.

And she proved worth of her style icon status as she opened the show in a black latex bodysuit and white harness from Dead Lotus Couture.

Janelle then transformed into her well-known ‘Django Jane’ look.

Afterwards, Jaden Smith wowed the crowd as he performed hit after hit while on the hood of a flying Tesla.

He soon brought his sister Willow – who broke through the charts with Whip My Hair in 2010 – on stage as she joined him via a wire harness from the roof. 

‘I fell in love with this very festival when I was 15 years old,’ Jaden told the crowd. ‘Now I’m back.’

The 20-year-old Iconic singer stopped his show at one point for a shout out to his famous parents Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith.

Later in his set, Jaden paid tribute to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was murdered in Los Angeles on March 31.

Fly away: Jaden Smith performed a few of his current hits as he rode a flying Tesla during his performance

Fly away: Jaden Smith performed a few of his current hits as he rode a flying Tesla during his performance

Sibling support: Jaden had a surprise visitor in the form of his sister Willow, who arrived via wire harness from the roof of the stage

Sibling support: Jaden had a surprise visitor in the form of his sister Willow, who arrived via wire harness from the roof of the stage

Sibling support: Jaden had a surprise visitor in the form of his sister Willow, who arrived via wire harness from the roof of the stage 

First love: 'I fell in love with this very festival when I was 15 years old,' Jaden told the crowd. 'Now I'm back'

First love: ‘I fell in love with this very festival when I was 15 years old,’ Jaden told the crowd. ‘Now I’m back’

Family shout out: The 20-year-old Iconic singer stopped his show at one point for a shout out to his famous parents Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith

Family shout out: The 20-year-old Iconic singer stopped his show at one point for a shout out to his famous parents Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith

Tribute: Later in his set, Jaden paid tribute to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was murdered in Los Angeles on March 31

Tribute: Later in his set, Jaden paid tribute to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was murdered in Los Angeles on March 31

Anderson Paak took the Coachella Stage as he played the track Dang! and dedicated it to both Mac Miller and Nipsey Hussle.

He was followed by The 1975 at 9:35, Janelle Monae at 10:30 and Childish Gambino closing out the night on the main stage at 11:25.

The Sahara stage featured Blackpink at 8:30 PM, Diplo at 10:15 PM and Nora En Pure at 11:30 PM.

The Gobi stage showcased Calypso Rose at 6:30 PM, DVSN at 7:20 PM, Polo & Pan at 8:05 PM, Khruangbin at 9:35 PM and Charlotte Gainsbourg at 11:15 PM.

On Saturday, the Coachella Main Stage lineup kicks off with Gabe Real at 1:50 PM, Arizona at 2:45 PM, Mr. Eazi at 3:50 PM, Sabrina Claudio at 4:55 PM, Bazzi at 6:05 PM, J Balvin at 7:15, Weezer at 8:35 and Tame Impala at 10:35.

Among the other Saturday late night highlights include actor/DJ Idris Elba spinning on the Yuma stage at 9 PM, with Aphex Twin playing at the Mojave stage at 9:05 PM.

New sound: Anderson Paak played the track Dang! and dedicated it to both Mac Miller and Nipsey Hussle

New sound: Anderson Paak played the track Dang! and dedicated it to both Mac Miller and Nipsey Hussle

Feeling it: Matthew Healy of The 1975 belted out their hit tunes following Anderson Paak

Feeling it: Matthew Healy of The 1975 belted out their hit tunes following Anderson Paak

Bump it: Spanish singer Rosiala turned up the heat in a red PVC for her thrilling number

Bump it: Spanish singer Rosiala turned up the heat in a red PVC for her thrilling number

A rose by any other name: Calypso Rose performed at the Gobi Tent

A rose by any other name: Calypso Rose performed at the Gobi Tent

Newcomer Billie Eilish performs at the Outdoor Theatre at 9:30 PM with Wiz Khalifa performing at 10 PM on the Sahara stage, followed by Kid Cudi at 11:55 PM.

Sunday, April 14 features some of the biggest names of the festival, including Pusha T on the Coachella Stage at 4:15 PM, followed by Bad Bunny at 5:40 PM and Zedd at 7:10 PM.

Khalid performs at 8:35 PM on the Coachella stage, with H.E.R. performing at the Outdoor Theatre at 9:30 and Ariana Grande closing out the night at 10:30 PM on the Coachella Stage.

For Childish Gambino fans, along with his performance on Friday, there will be screenings of a film called Guava Island, which will be shown during the performance and there will be screenings on Saturday at 5 PM.

For those who aren’t at Coachella, the film will also stream on Amazon Prime as well. 

Energetic: Alynda Lee Segarra of Hurray for the Riff Raff gave it her all for the desert crowd

Energetic: Alynda Lee Segarra of Hurray for the Riff Raff gave it her all for the desert crowd

What's my name? Chilean singer Mon Laferte performed in a chic red mini dress

What’s my name? Chilean singer Mon Laferte performed in a chic red mini dress 

Cowboy realness: Mexican singer Mario Quintero Lara of Los Tucanes de Tijuana plucked the strings of his guitar during the afternoon

Cowboy realness: Mexican singer Mario Quintero Lara of Los Tucanes de Tijuana plucked the strings of his guitar during the afternoon

Work the crowd: Camino of 88Glam brought his Canadian hip hop sound to the high desert

Work the crowd: Camino of 88Glam brought his Canadian hip hop sound to the high desert


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