May 19 2010 12:00 AM

Rapper-actor joins Common Ground lineup

Ludacris is bringing the “Battle of the Sexes” to Lansing.

The rapper-actor has joined the lineup of this year’s Common Ground Music Festival. He’ll perform July 17; tickets for his concert go on sale Friday, May 21.

Other additions to the Common Ground schedule include a July 13 appearance by the Max Weinberg Big Band (tickets now on sale) and a triple-header on July 15 featuring Paper Tongues, Neon Trees and Civil Twilight (tickets on sale May 21).

Seven-day tickets for Common Ground can be purchased for $93 in advance and $99 beginning July 1, while supplies last. Single-day tickets are $26 per day in advance, increasing to $32 as of July 1.

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