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Jason Mraz is coming to South Africa! And we've got 6 things to tell you about him...

2015-02-20 06:00

Cape Town – Jason Mraz, the multi-Grammy award-winning singer and songwriter will tour South Africa for the first time next week.

Brought to you by Showtime Management, the tour includes two concerts at the Teatro at Montecasino on Thursday, 26 February 2015 and Friday, 27 February 2015 followed by one Cape Town concert at Grand Arena, Grand West on 01 March 2015. 

The concerts starts at 20:00 and feature backing from YES! collaborators, Raining Jane.

(Photos: Jen Rosenstein)

A two-time Grammy award winner and six-time nominee, Mraz made pop history with his record-breaking classic single, I’m Yours, while also earning platinum and multi-platinum certifications in more than 20 countries.

Here are 6 things you may not know about Jason Mraz:

1. He's not only a singer, but also a surfer. And a damn good one. Which means two things: he obviously has a great body and secondly we might see him take a dip in Cape Town's cold waters soon... (holding thumbs!)

2. He loves animals... especially cats in a kind of obsessive, cute cuddly way (check out his Instagram).

T.G.I.Caturday. TY @sarah_haywood.

A photo posted by Jason Mraz (@jason_mraz) on

Day off.

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3. Every song on the Yes! album was written by Mraz himself and Raining Jane.

4. He has this chilled, laid back lifestyle. And is even a photographer in his spare time.

where the sidewalk ends.

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I am grateful for my life; for all of life; for what I see and don't see.

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5. He loves his hats.. and is almost never seen photographed without one on (which gives him a cool, hot, earth loving look, no? hmmm...)

A blossoming avocado farmer. #tbt #picturesfoundunderthefridge Polaroid by the enamorable @kassiameador

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My lady and I wish you and yours a grateful independence. #Happy4th

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6. And he can obviously sing... Give this man a guitar and he's good to go. And that's exactly what his intimate concerts here will be like.

Tickets are on sale at Computicket.

Tour Itinerary:


Venue:  Teatro at Montecasino
Dates & time: Thursday, 26 February 2015 at 20:00, Friday, 27 February 2015 at 20:00.
Ticket prices: R 450, R550, R650, R750

Cape Town

Venue:  Grand Arena, GrandWest
Dates & time: Sunday, 01 March 2015
Ticket prices: R375, R450, R525, R650

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