Multi-platinum, GRAMMY award-winning artist/DJ/Producer Zedd, will be bringing the energy to Lansing, MI for Friday night of the 20th anniversary Common Ground Music Festival. Zedd made his debut with “Clarity” which earned him a GRAMMY in 2014 and has been breaking down barriers surrounding music genres ever since. Throughout his career, he has worked with a diverse range of artists including: Common Ground 2017 Alumni Alessia Cara, Hayley Williams, Selena Gomez, Jon Bellion, Aloe Blacc, Ellie Goulding and more. Most recently, Zedd released “365” with Katy Perry in February, his first single of 2019. Zedd is no stranger to the charts, including his monster hit, “The Middle” with Maren Morris and Grey which held the top spot at Top 40 Radio for seven weeks, was #1 at Hot AC Radio for five weeks, and spent 40 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 also earning him 3 GRAMMY nominations. His other Top 100 tracks include, “Stay”, “Stay The Night” and “I Want To Know”. Zedd will be sure to have fans dancing and singing going into the weekend of Common Ground.
Joining Zedd on Friday is Playboi Carti. Just a few years after edging into Atlanta’s hip-hop underground, Playboi Carti delivered a self-titled mixtape that debuted at #12 on the Billboard 200. This self titled mixtape features “Magnolia” and “wokeuplikethis*”—two chart-busting singles that embody the 21-year-old rapper’s deeply experimental but hook-heavy sound. With both tracks climbing the Billboard 100 and appearing on Spotify’s RapCaviar playlist. Playboi Carti has fast emerged at the forefront of today’s breakout hip-hop artists. Within a month of its release, “Magnolia” amassed over 63 million streams on Spotify. Featuring Lil Uzi Vert, Playboi Carti’s follow-up track “wokeuplikethis*” has garnered over 42 million Spotify streams and helped push Playboi Carti to #4 on the iTunes album charts. His latest Album, Die Lift features artists including Travis Scott, Nicki Minaj, Chief Keef, and Young Thug.
Also hitting the stage on Friday, June 28th will be Ann Arbor native DJ Elephante, rapper Yung Gravy, and 17 year old artist and songwriter Carlie Hanson; with more talent to be announced at a later date.
Single Day Tickets for Friday, June 28 th go on-sale to the public on Friday, March 22nd at 10:00 AM.