Italian Superstar Jovanotti Comes to SXSW

Written by James Minor | Friday Mar 1st, 2013
<span class="caption"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/news/image/2726.jpg?itok=FWyfFEE0" width="480" height="319" alt="Jovanotti" class="image-large" />2013 SXSW Showcasing Artist Jovanotti</span> Italian rapper/singer-songwriter Lorenzo "[Jovanotti](" Cherubini will be making his SXSW debut at this year's festival. Known for his heavy presence in the global music scene, Jovanotti has a fan base that spans well across the Atlantic. His impressive 25 year-long career boasts collaborations with other renowned artists such as Ben Harper, The Beastie Boys, Michael Franti, and Bono. Jovanotti will be performing on the [NPR Music]( showcase, which is part of our FREE [Auditorium Shores]( series on Thursday, March 14th along with [Bajofondo](, [Molotov](, and [Cafe Tacvba]( He will also perform at [St. David's Bethell Hall]( on Friday, March 15th for [The Grammy Museum]('s _[Musical Milestones: 50 Years of the Beatles]( showcase.