International stars coming to SA
Bishop TD Jakes
The popular author and preacher will also be
at Essence Festival Durban held at the Ohlange Sports Ground in Inanda,
performing alongside MTN Joyous Celebration. Last year the bishop collaborated with
MTN Joyous Celebration and made a DVD and CD titled Heal Our Land.
This year the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz marks
its 20th anniversary with a
star-studded line-up for its three-day roll out taking place at the
Sandton Convention Centre from September 28 – 30. Legends who’ll perform include Abdullah
Ibrahim, Hugh Masekela, Jonas Gwangwa and Caiphus Semenya. Among the
international stars coming is Mali and global mega star, Salif Keita.
Popular for their hit track, Bad and Boujee, the American rap trio
hits our shores in October as part of their Culture Tour. We have local record
label Mabala Noise to thank for the trio performing in Durban on Friday, 20
October at the Durban ICC, and again in Johannesburg on Saturday, 21 October at
the Ticketpro Dome.
Big Concerts is bringing the 10-time Grammy Award
winner to South Africa as part of his Darkness and Light Global tour. Tickets
go on sale 25 August from www.bigconcerts.co.za and Computicket.
Check him out on
these dates for your city:
Johannesburg: 3 & 4 November 2017
at the Ticketpro Dome
Durban: 7 November 2017 at
Moses Mabhida Stadium
Cape Town: 9 & 10
November 2017 at the Grand Arena, GrandWest
The American songstress and actress is on the
line-up for the second edition of the
Essence Festival Durban weekend taking place from 26 September to 1
October. As with the New Orleans
festival, the SA edition will have both local and international performers and
speakers with concerts, workshops and empowerment seminars.