Kid Rock is embraced by NAACP President Wendell Anthony at the organization's annual fundraising dinner in Detroit, Sunday, May 1, 2011. The musician has accepted the Detroit NAACP branch's Great Expectations Award during the civil rights organization's dinner. Chapter leaders say Kid Rock, a Detroit area native whose real name is Robert Ritchie, is deserving of Sunday night's honor for his support of the city. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
June 2, 2011 9:48:27 AM PDT
DETROIT (AP) -June 2, 2011 --
Kid Rock says he'll be playing a hometown concert at Detroit's baseball park this summer. That's not surprising, considering the 40-year-old Detroit-based musician makes a habit of playing local gigs.