7 International Acts To Look Out For In 2016!

The year is in full swing mode and it’s time for you to start planning your entertainment for 2016. If you are huge fan of international superstars, check out these cool acts that will be heading to our shores this year! It’s party time!

An evening with Rodriguez
Back by popular demand, Rodriguez will be returning to our local shores this year from 27 January-6 February, with performances in Joburg, Durban, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town. Don’t miss out, book your seats for the Joburg Show today!


Following the massive success that was Jack Daniel’s Boomtown last year, Aiery Scott organisers have announced that international hip hop sensation, T.I., will be taking over the Zoo Lake Sports Club in March! Alongside him will be SA’s top local talent, which will be announced closer to the date. This one is for all the hip hop heads who are in for a good turn up.

Kevin Hart – What Now?
Internationally-acclaimed funny man and one of the hottest names on our television screens, Kevin Hart, is also set to grace our local stages for the very first time through his What Now? tour. The South African leg of the tour kicks off in March 2016 with shows in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg. If you’re in for a good instalment of comedy, get your seats today! What are you waiting for?


Josh Groban
If you missed him the first time, not to worry – multi-platinum recording artist, Josh Groban, will be returning to South Africa in support of his number one album, Stages, to perform in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town in April 2016. Now’s your chance!


Mariah Carey
This list keeps getting better doesn’t it? Yes, this one is for all golden oldies, RnB lovers and Mariah Carey fans! The We Belong Together superstar will kick off her Sweet Sweet Fantasy tour in Cape Town on 26 April and end it off in Johannesburg on 2 May. Ladies, it’s your chance to sing along to some of her biggest hits including the timeless Hero, Fantasy and Always Be My Baby.

Mariah Carey

Lionel Richie

This one is a great surprise for the ladies! One of the world’s bestselling artists of all time, Lionel Richie, is set to perform All The Hits, All Night Long! His tour kicks off in Durban on 13 March followed by Cape Town on 18 March and ends off in Joburg on 21 March. How does a girls’ night out sound?

Lionel Richie

Drake and Floyd Mayweather?
Yes, we still can’t believe it, but word is Hip Hop megastar Drake will perform in South Africa and boxing world champion Floyd Mayweather will be tagging along too. It’s all grapevine for now, no further details have been released. Let’s hold thumbs.

By Neo Sesinye

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