Common Ground Music Festival adds A$AP Rocky as headliner

FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2015 file photo, A$AP Rocky performs at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin, Texas. MTV announced Wednesday, March 2, 2016, that A$AP Rocky will host the 12th annual Woodie Awards on March 16 at the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP, File)

LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – One of the music world’s biggest young stars will be headlining at this summer’s Common Ground Music Festival.

Rapper A$AP Rocky will take the stage Friday, July 8.

The charismatic MC’s second album, “At.Long.Last.A$AP”, debuted at Number 1 on Billboard 200, R & B Hip Hop and Rap charts.

A$AP Rocky has two Grammy nomination during his career.

Joining A$AP Rocky on Friday, July 8 is DJ Quik, Mick Jenkins, Black Milk, Icewear Vezzo, The SEVENth, and Lady Ace Boogie.

Single day tickets for the Friday night show go on sale Friday, March 11 at 10:00 a.m.

Dierks Bentley is headlining a country music night on Saturday, July 9. He’ll be joined by Canaan Smith, Brent James and the Vintage Youth, Adam Sanders, Joey Hyde, Brandon Lay, Carter Winter, Aileeah Colgan, Audrey Ray, Drew Hale, and Phillip Fox Band.

This is the 17th year for the Common Ground Music Festival in downtown Lansing.

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