MP3s by Piet Botha Tribute artists - MP3s by Piet Botha Tribute artists

2006-07-13 16:24

"A Good Friend of Mine" - Tribute to Piet Botha

On Saturday 25 February 2006 the South African music industry pays tribute to one of its great legends, Piet Botha, at a festival to be held at the Foundry Fly Lounge, cnr. of Hans Strydom Drive and N4 (Witbank) freeway, in Silver Lakes, Pretoria East.

The line-up of artists paying tribute to Piet includes...

Valiant Swart
Download Valiant MP3s
Janice & Half Jacks
Gert Vlok Nel
Bacchus Nel
Download him
Die Kaalkop Waarheid
Johnny Dopper & the Rubber Soles
Free blues
Johnathan Martin
Anton Goosen
A song from Goosen
Southern Gypsey Queen
Albert Frost
A cool blue track from Albert
Karen Zoid
Not My Dog
Download "Hit Radio"
Jack & the Beanstalk

This prestigious event is being held to honour and thank Botha for the phenomenal contribution he has made to promote South African music over the past thirty odd years and for his support and assistance to help local artists kick start their careers in the local industry, regardless of their creed or colour.

The event, which is appropriately named "A Good Friend of Mine", a title of one of his favourite songs, starts at 13:00 and will feature artists who at some or other stage, have been involved with Botha, either by playing with him, having shared the stage with him, had an album produced by him or have been mentored by the master.

Tickets are R100 and available from Computicket.
- Get more detailed info and a Piet Botha biography here
- Book tickets online through Computicket here

Top SA artists take to the stage on Feb 25th to honour Piet Botha. Download their MP3s and book your tickets here. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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