Epic has announced the "Rift Tour" will take place at Fortnite from August 6-8, where players will "take a musical journey into new magical realities where Fortnite and a record superstar collide." According to court documents and unofficial leaks, the artist on this occasion is Ariana Grande, with Lady Gaga reserved for a series of shows in December.
The programming of the Rift Tour suggests that it will be consistent with last year's Travis Scott concert series, which were big in several ways: Scott appeared as a huge monster during the event and the shows went attract a record number of simultaneous Fortnite players of 12.3 million. (It was also a great score for Scott, who reportedly earned about $ 20 million with the event). Marshmello has also performed in the past
There are already plenty of live challenges piling up at the event, rewarding players with various cosmetics and a temporary tab on the game for the five events that will take place over the three days. Epic will announce more on August 2, which I'm sure will be great.