Selena Gomez had a lot of firsts last night: her first performance of 2019, her first event of 2019, and her first time ever performing at Coachella in her decade-long career. The singer took the stage during DJ Snake’s set to perform “Taki Taki” with him, Ozuna, and Cardi B during day one of the music festival. Gomez dressed up in a white suit and had long hair on stage.
Concert goers took footage and shared it on social media:
And Gomez’s friend Raquelle Stevens shared a photo of Gomez en route to the festival, wearing a grey outfit:
Gomez was last at Coachella in 2017, back when she was dating The Weeknd, and he was a performer there. They made headlines for making out on the concert grounds, and they went Instagram official:
Last year, The Weeknd was performing at Coachella again—and teared up while singing a heartbreak song many believe to be about Gomez.
But The Weeknd wasn’t there last night. He and his girlfriend Bella Hadid shared photos of themselves on vacation elsewhere:
Gomez’s last on-stage performance was in May 2018 during her friend Taylor Swift’s Reputation tour. Then, Gomez made a heartfelt speech about how much Swift means to her as a friend. She said: