Common, a multifaceted artist recognized for his exceptional skills in rap, acting, and writing, boasts an impressive array of accolades. His achievements include multiple Grammy Awards, an Oscar, and an Emmy Award. He is renowned for his poetic and thought-provoking musical creations, offering a distinctive blend of hip-hop and jazz on stage. Gates open at 6 p.m., show starts at 7. Tickets range from $52-$139. www.discoverfortmose.com
Fort Mose Historic State Park host the 3rd annual Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series from February 8 to February 17. To honor the history and celebrate the cultural significance of Fort Mose, the Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series will be comprised of five unforgettable performances over two weeks in February from some of the biggest names in their respective genres.
Proceeds of this series will support the construction of an on-site fort representation and development of additional interpretive resources. The original fort was destroyed during the Battle of Bloody Mose in 1740.