Coachella 2018: The 18 Best Things We Saw at Weekend One

From Queen Bey to Cardi B and beyond

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Koury Angelo for Rolling Stone5/18


The Atlanta trio's Sunday night slot started out marred by technical problems, and the group themselves ambled onto the stage like they were headed out for a late-evening stroll. But the crowd were looking for one last release to cap the weekend, and Offset, Quavo and Takeoff harnessed the fans' energy by ordering circle pits and instigating numerous call-and-response segments – including a euphoric back-and-forth on the "raindrops/drop top" lines from "Bad and Boujee." The real way to blow the roof off Coachella 2018 would have been a version of "Motorsport" featuring both Nicki Minaj and Cardi B, in a beef-quashing reunion. But even though Cardi was just yards away, her voice was on backing track and Minaj's lines were cut completely, ensuring that the rumor mill will continue to churn until at least next weekend.

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