A legendary singer will headline the concert in Iowa City next month that’s part of inaugural festivites for Governor-elect Chet Culver.

Singer Al Green will be the headliner for the “One Iowa Gala” to be held at Hancher Auditorium in Iowa City on Thursday, January 11th. He’ll share the stage with a few other Iowa musicians. Actor Tom Arnold, an Iowa native who attended the University of Iowa, will emcee the event.

Green is described as a singer of soul, rhythm and blues, and gospel. He is an ordained pastor and has won 10 Grammys. One of his best known hits is “Love and Happiness.”

Tickets go on sale Monday, December 18th at 9 a.m. You can buy them via phone at the IowaTIX Call Center — 515-277-3727 or on-line at www.iowatix.com.

Walk-up sales will also be made at the Civic Center box office in Des Moines, the State Historical Museum Gift Shop or the Simpson College Student Center in Indianola.

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