FRIDAY, March 4 — A$AP Rocky will headline an evening of hip-hop artists at 2016’s Common Ground Music Festival. In a statement released this morning, the festival announced that the New York rapper will perform on July 8.

A$AP Rocky’s 2015 album, “At.Long.Last.A$AP,” earned the emcee his second No. 1 album debut on the Billboard 200 and R&B Hip Hop and Rap charts. The album peaked at No. 1 on iTunes in over 31 countries after its surprise May 26 release.

A$AP Rocky has received two Grammy nominations throughout his career.

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

The festival also announced earlier this week 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 will join headliner Dierks Bentley on July 9.

Single day tickets for July 8 will go on sale to the public on March 11 at 10 a.m. Fans on the Common Crew email list will have access to a limited number of tickets at a special pre-sale price beginning today at 10 a.m.

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