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Spring Concert: Brother Ali w/ DJ Last Word
Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 1:00 pm - Sunday, April 24, 2016 - 12:30 am
The College Programming Board announces that Brother Ali is a highly respected Hip Hop artist, speaker and activist from Minneapolis, Minn., will be the featured artists at this year’s Spring Concert. His decade-long resume includes six critically acclaimed albums, mentorships with Iconic Hip Hop legends Chuck D and Rakim and performances on late night talk-shows with Conan O Brien and Jimmy Fallon. He’s been the subject of Al-Jazeera and NPR pieces and was a keynote speaker at this year’s Nobel Peace Prize Forum. He’s landed coveted press features such as Rolling Stone’s 40th anniversary “Artist to Watch” and Source Magazine’s “Hip Hop Quotables”. Brother Ali’s latest album, Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color is his manifesto on the political, socioeconomic and cultural suffering in modern American life, as well as a declaration of hope and possibility for a brighter future.
Tickets available March 21st