Red Bull Music Academy Weekender In Joburg

Having travelled the world for nearly 20 years and collaborated with more than 1,500 musical luminaries, the Red Bull Music Academy Weekender comes to South Africa – and Africa – for the very first time. Taking place from Thursday the 1st to Sunday the 4th September 2016, the South African

Big Concerts spectacular line-up for rest of 2016

With a packed first half of the year including tours from Rodriguez, Roxette, Josh Groban, Lionel Richie, Mariah Carey, Iron Maiden, Seal and George Benson – Big Concerts has lots more in store for the second half of 2016.  July 2016 starts with The Legends of R&B featuring The Manhattans and Regina Belle. Performing 4 dates

Tresor scores supporting act gig for Seal

Big Concerts has confirmed that multiple platinum singer & songwriter, Tresor, will open for smash hit British singer & songwriter SEAL. Sunday 12th June 2016: Ticketpro Dome, Johannesburg Tuesday 14th June 2016: ICC Durban Arena, Durban Thursday 16th June 2016: Grand Arena, GrandWest, Cape Town Presented by Jacaranda FM, KFM, East Coast Radio and

UB40 can’t stay away

Big Concerts has confirmed that UB40’s three founding members will be making a triumphant return to South Africa in November 2016 with their ‘Red Red Wine Tour’ having wowed audiences across the world proving they are still a worldwide tour de force. Britain’s biggest reggae band of all time will be

Blue Man Group tour in 2017

Big Concerts International is thrilled to announce that BLUE MAN GROUP the wildly popular, award-winning global phenomenon will be visiting South Africa for the first time as part of a new World Tour from February – March 2017. The acclaimed stage show, best known and recognised for its trio of

George Benson breezing into South Africa

There are legends in the world of music and then there are icons. A former child prodigy, George Benson first came into prominence in the 1960s, playing soul jazz with Jack McDuff and others. His 1974 release ‘Bad Benson’ climbed to the top of the Billboard jazz chart however his

Seal touring SA

Seal has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide and released a total of nine studio albums in his career so far. His inimitable voice was first heard on Adamski’s 1991 club smash “Killer” and another Top 10 hit “Crazy” arrived shortly thereafter as Seal went on to achieve global

The Orbit hosts Titi Luzipo on tour

In association with Concerts SA, Titi Luzipo presents the national tour of ‘Songs My Mother Taught Me’, a celebration and remembrance of the songs she learnt from her mother, Vuyelwa Qwesha, which was conceived from the moment Titi held a mic to belt out a note. “It has always been my dream to

Africa Day eKapa concert at Cape Town City Hall

AFRICA DAY eKapa’s City Hall show on Saturday 28 May offers a diversity of contemporary African sounds, in a flowing three hour spectacular. Artists visiting Cape Town during Africa Month include Congo Brazzaville’s Fredy Massamba – on his debut visit to Cape Town, Zimbabwe’s Netsayi and Black Pressure, plus Mozambican vocalist

Nicki Minaj is coming to SA

American pop & hip hop sensation Nicki Minaj, is bringing the famous Pinkprint Tour to her South African fans, with three unforgettable shows in Johannesburg at the Ticketpro Dome on Thursday 17 March, Durban’s Moses Mabhida Stadium on Sunday 20 March and Cape Town’s Grand Arena, Grand West on Tuesday

Watershed to support Roxette during SA tour

Big Concerts has confirmed that South Africa’s number one acoustic rock band, Watershed, will support Roxette on the South African leg of their celebrated world tour ‘XXX – The 30th Anniversary Tour’. Since their breakthrough in 2000 with their single, ‘Indigo Girl,’ South African rock icons Watershed have solidified their reputation

Cassper Nyovest joins African Music Concert line-up

Cassper Nyovest is joining the line-up for the upcoming African Music Concert at NASREC Expo Centre on November 21. unity concert alongside over 20 other multi-talented artistes from across the continent. In celebrating unity amongst all African nations, it was decided that the concert needed to incorporate artists from various other

Young Thug joins comedians for BET Experience Africa

Best known for his 2014 debut single 'Stoner', US rapper Young Thug is joining the line-up for BET Experience Africa. Last year Young Thug recorded a number of songs with Kanye West and he was also featured alongside fellow rappers ASAP Ferg and Freddie Gibbs on the first single from their compilation album Mass Appeal Vol.1.  He received recognition in the December 2014

Extra Mi Casa show at Sibaya

Due to overwhelming demand, an extra show by multiple SAMA winning band, Mi Casa, at Sibaya has been announced for this coming weekend. Just back from a whirlwind international tour of London, Italy, Portugal and Canada where they performed crowd favourites like "These Streets", "All the Glory" and "Jika" in sold

AKA and Nathi join BET Experience Africa line-up

AKA, the “Prince of South African rap”, and rising Afro-Soul sensation Nathi are to perform at the BET Experience Africa.   AKA will perform alongside Maxwell, Tamar Braxton, Raphael Saadiq, Flavour and Diamond Platnumz at the BET Experience Africa Concert in the main Arena, while Nathi is the first of many artists who will appear on the outdoor Festival Stage. AKA is recognized as one of the most talented and influential rappers

Motorbikes and music in Clarens

The inaugural BMW Motorrad Days South Africa kicks off on Friday, 6th November in Clarens’ town square. Motorcycle and music enthusiasts will experience the spirit of BMW Motorrad in the Free State. BMW Motorrad Days promises to be an action packed three-day music and motorcycle festival that will . Over the course of