Rapper Chris Bridges, better know to fans as Ludacris, will headline the upcoming WSNX Party in the Park concert at Fifth Third Ballpark just outside Grand Rapids.
The hip hop superstar, who also can claim a couple dozen acting credits, will perform as part of the event at the minor league ballpark Saturday, Aug. 19.
Additional acts will be announced in the coming weeks.
Tickets are set to go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, June 23. Ticket prices start at $29 and can be purchased by calling 616-784-4131, visiting the box office in person at Fifth Third Ballpark, or online at fifththirdballpark.com.
Ludacris boats 17 Grammy nominations, including three wins, and has sold over 19.5 million units in the United States and about seven million overseas. His five No. 1 Billboard hits include “Stand Up” and “Money Maker.”
His movie credits include indie drama “Hustle & Flow” and the 2006 Academy Award best picture winner, “Crash.” Ludacris has also appeared in “Fast and the Furious” and several of the sequels in the popular franchise.