June 25, 2005 03:12:53 GMT
Rapper Eminem is slated to perform at Detroit fundraiser, Rockin' the Rooftop, held June 29
Officials of the Detroit annual fundraiser may feel glad for, as what they have expected before, rapper Eminem has agreed to perform at the given name Rockin' the Rooftop held June 29. Confirming his appearance on the event, Em said "The fireworks are a big part of summertime in Detroit, and I want to support them and the Mayor. I've come downtown to watch them since I was a kid, and I'll get involved in something that helps the city any way I can."
Rockin' the Rooftop is one of the largest fundraisers for organizers of that night's fireworks and the city's Thanksgiving Day parade. The $175-a-ticket party takes place during the Target Fireworks, named for the department-store chain that pays for the pyrotechnics. Moreover, about 2,000 tickets are expected to be sold for Rockin' the Rooftop.