Governors Ball 2018: 20 Best Things We Saw

Highlights from New York's biggest summer bash, including Pusha T's surprise set and Yeah Yeah Yeahs' heartrending comeback

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Best Sports: Chvrches
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Best Sports: Chvrches

On Gov Ball's main stage, British synthpop stars Chvrches nabbed the coveted evening slot before Eminem – and played a stellar set for many of the rapper’s diehard fans, who rushed to the front hours before Slim Shady was to perform. "I'd like to thank the Eminem fans here today," said frontwoman Lauren Mayberry, who was nevertheless determined to throw down in black platform boots and a rhinestone-speckled tutu. Apart from a swarm of young fans dancing freely in the back, the immediate crowd was nearly comatose. Yet unbeknownst to the band, Eminem's daughters Hailie Scott and Whitney Scott Mathers were seen making their way to the front to watch Chvrches... presumably on purpose. S.E.

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