Bay Area-based rapper Lil B shared his positive message with “No Black Person Is Ugly." Lil B finished his set with the song “I Love You,” appropriately ending his energetic set.
"Papilio Merraculous," an art piece conceived and built by Poetic Kinetics, looked over the Empire Polo Club.
Anthony James (right) and Adam Miller (left) worked in the crew for artists Shrine and Joel Dean Stockdill to assemble "Big Horn Palace," which strings together concurrent tin cans into a gazebo-like structure to provide shade for festivalgoers.
Coachella food options this year stretched from classics like burgers and pizza to innovative delectables like crab-covered french fries. Besides the variety of cuisine offered, Coachella provided festivalgoers with vegan, raw vegan, gluten-free and kosher selections.
Rapper Raekwon embraced the stage with classics from his '90s rap album “Only Built 4 Cuban Linx..."
Festivalgoers stretched to the "Papilio Merraculous" installation for the Alabama Shakes performance.
Brittany Howard, lead vocalist and guitarist of Alabama Shakes, ripped the air at the Empire Polo Club for an electrifying performance.
Swedish pop singer Lykke Li sang emphatically during her opening act.
"Big Horn Palace" brightened up at night, providing much-needed light.
Donald Fagen of Steely Dan shouted in harmony with guitarist Walter Becker.
"Praxis," designed by Ben and John Zamora, provided a sightly transition between music venues.
Caribou was illuminated during his performance.
Todd Terje and the Olsens played a low-key set in the Gobi tent.
Music producer and rapper Flying Lotus was hidden by a transparent, illusionary cube. Projection mapping onto the cube-like structure provided for a vibrant light show.
The light show took many shapes and forms for an aesthetically pleasing performance.