With Coachella now in the rearview mirror, the 2022 Stagecoach Festival is upon us. To celebrate California’s Country Music Festival, we’re shouting out all the Black artists performing.

It’s no secret that country music, in general, has had a bit of a reputation for being whitewashed. Recent occurrences like a conservative reporter complaining about Black people attending the Country Music Awards only reinforce this view. However, many Black country stars are helping expand the genre and some will be at Stagecoach this weekend.

Here are 8 Black artists to watch at the 2022 Stagecoach Festival.