TEG DAINTY Presents in association with Showtime Management and Moonshadow Aus Pty, have today announced new dates for British singer-songwriting legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Yusuf / Cat Stevens – who will tour South Africa for the first time this November.
The three-city 2017 concert tour commences in Johannesburg on the new date of Wednesday, 8 November 2017 at the TicketPro Dome, before moving to the Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden in Cape Town on Saturday, 11 November 2017. The tour will finish on Wednesday 15 November 2017 at Durban’s ICC Arena.
Paul Dainty, President and CEO of TEG DAINTY said today “Yusuf / Cat Stevens is one of music’s greatest legends with the greatest line up of hits, his live shows are renowned and critically acclaimed. I look forward to bringing Yusuf / Cat Stevens to South Africa for his first ever tour”.
“We thank Yusuf’s fans and followers for their enthusiasm and support,” says Tony Feldman of Showtime Management. “We can’t wait to welcome this iconic artist to this country for his first tour.”
Show tickets are only available at Computicket and Webtickets (Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden). Tickets on sale this Monday August 7 at 9am.
The “Peace Train Tour” commemorates the 50th Anniversary of his first major hit single and debut album Matthew & Son released in 1967.
It will offer local fans an unmissable concert event, including hits such as Wild World, Moonshadow, Father and Son, Peace Train and Morning Has Broken, as well as songs from his new album.
Wherever Yusuf Cat Stevens performs critics rave:
“….Yusuf played it as recorded, reminding all how rare are songs of such exquisite beauty. And how much we’ve missed them.” The Australian
“…there was nothing but love at a sold out (Rod Laver Arena show) last night with everyone waiting to hear that voice in person.” The Herald Sun
“Moonshadow Magic” The Daily Telegraph
JOHANNESBURG: Wednesday, 8 November 2017 at the TicketPro Dome, 8pm
CAPE TOWN: Saturday, 11 November 2017, Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, 7pm
DURBAN: Wednesday, 15 November 2017, Durban ICC Arena, 8pm
Johannesburg: R1200, R1000 R850, R650, R450
Cape Town: General Access only – R850
Durban: R1200, R850, R650, R550, R450