One of the biggest stars of R&B, Lauryn Hill, is heading to Byron Bay for Bluesfest 2018, joining an already stellar line-up.

The award-winning former-Fugee will perform an exclusive set at the festival, alongside a bunch of local and international stars.

The 29th annual Bluesfest will take place at the Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm, just outside Byron Bay over the Easter long weekend of Thursday March 29 through to Monday April 4. With 12 hours of music each day on multiple stages, food and market stalls and on-site camping it’s set to be a real event, and tickets are apparently selling fast.

Festival and camping tix are now on sale here.

Other acts on the incredible Bluesfest 2018 bill include:

Robert Plant, Lionel Richie, Kesha, Jackson Browne, Sheryl Crow, Melissa Etheridge, John Butler Trio, Tash Sultana, Morcheeba, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Youssou N’Dour, Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, Gomez, Jimmy Cliff, The Wailers, Canned Heat, Seal, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Rag’n’bone Man, Ziggy Alberts, José González, First Aid Kit, Ásgeir, Gov’t MuleThe New Power Generation, The Original Blues Brothers Band, Seu Jorge, Juanes, Newton Faulkner,  Walter Trout, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Joe Louis Walker, Bobby Rush, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Benjamin Booker, Holy Holy, William Crighton, Harts, Afro Celt Sound System, Elephant Sessions, Eric Gales, Harry Manx, Dumpstaphunk, André Cymone, The California Honeydrops, Rick Estrin & The Nightcats and The Teskey Brothers.

Here’s a wonderful memory of Ms Hill in action…

Lose yourself with Lauryn Hill at JB Hi-Fi.