Rap mogul Jay-Z is throwing his weight behind Sen. Barack Obama's Michigan campaign with a free concert Saturday at Cobo Arena in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950 reports that the seven-time Grammy winner will headline a rally aimed at boosting voter registratrion and getting young people involved in Obama's campaign.

Beginning at 3 p.m. today, anyone age 18 and over can pick up a free pair of tickets at select Obama campaign offices in the Detroit area. You don't have to be a registered voter to get tickets, a campaign spokesperson said.

The concert begins at 8:30 p.m. Saturday. Doors open at 7 p.m.


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