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YG TO HEADLINE COMMON GROUND MUSIC FESTIVAL!
Lansing, Michigan – The hip-hop lineup for the 2019 Common Ground Music Festival is here; YG is coming to Adado Riverfront Park in downtown Lansing on Sunday, June 30th.
YG, an American rapper from Compton, California has been making noise on the Billboard Hot 100 charts since the release of his debut single “Toot It and Boot It” featuring Ty Dolla Sign in 2009. With a collab list that includes artist like 2 Chainz, 21 Savage, A$AP Rocky, Big Sean, Drake, Jeezy, Lil Wayne, Quavo, Schoolboy Q, and Ty Dolla $ign; there’s no doubt that YG has turned into a household name. Hot off the fall release of his third studio album Stay Dangerous, fans can expect a notable closing night at the 20th anniversary Common Ground Music Festival.
Joining YG on Sunday is A Boogie Wit da Hoodie who rose to fame with his single “Drowning” off of his debut studio album released in 2017. Most recently he released his second album Hoodie SZN in December 2018, which debuted at number 2 on the Billboard 200, and topped the all genre charts for three consecutive weeks.
Also on the lineup is one of history’s tightest and most clever rhyme mavericks, Big Boi. His influence courses throughout two generations of rap music. As one-half of OutKast, Big Boi has achieved seven GRAMMY® Awards, sold over 25 million albums, and created a string of music’s most influential work, including Aquemini, Stankonia, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik, and Speakerboxxx/The Love Below—which went RIAA Diamond and made the duo the first and only hip-hop artist in history to win the GRAMMY® for “Album of the Year.” Recently he celebrated his third full-length solo album, BOOMIVERSE. The project includes hit track “All Night” which was featured in Apple’s Animoji commercial. As well as “In The South” featuring Gucci Mane and Pimp C and singles “Mic Jack” featuring Adam Levine and “Kill Jill” featuring Killer Mike & Jeezy. Big Boi was also featured during the 2019 Super Bowl LIII halftime show with Maroon 5 and Travis Scott.
Sets featuring 2 Live Crew and Trap Manny can also be caught on Sunday, June 30th; with more talent to be announced at a later date. Single Day Tickets for Sunday, June 30th go on-sale to the public on Friday, March 8th at 10:00 AM. Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.commongroundfest.com.