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Homecoming 2018: Lizzo

Poster for Homecoming 2018: Lizzo, please continue reading for specific event information.
  • Date: October 19, 2018
  • Location: University of Iowa Pentacrest

Minnesota based hip-hop artist, Lizzo, will be coming to the Pentacrest on Friday, October 19th for a FREE University of Iowa homecoming concert following the Homecoming parade!

Lizzo is a female hip-hop artist whose bold sounds and empowering persona will light up the Pentacrest following the homecoming parade. With a lengthy discography dating back to 2010, she’s released five studio albums, all of which, promote body positivity, resilience, and self-love.

Her sounds draw inspiration from her background in flute and gospel. These culminate with hypnotic hip-hop beats to produce undeniably danceable hits that the student body and alumni will love.

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