Great news music fans! Ben Harper is making his way to South Africa to play 3 shows in June 2019! This American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist plays an eclectic mix of blues, folk, soul, reggae and rock. He has a reputation of putting one of the best live shows around.
More info about Ben Harper
Ben Harper released his debut album, Welcome To The Cruel World in 1994. To date he has released no less than 13 studio albums and 4 live albums.
This extraordinary run, featuring contributions from the Innocent Criminals, established him as a singularly powerful songwriter and performer. He has a range across multiple genres and an unmatched ability to blend the personal and political.
Ben Harper and his band are cemented global starts thanks to sold-out international tours, top 10 debuts in the USA, Gold and Platinum certifications and a slew of TV appearances. To date he has won no less than 3 Grammy Awards. His songs has used in TV shows like House, C.S.I. NY and The O.C.
Ben Harper has received some massive praises
Rolling Stone hailed his “jewels of unique and exquisitely tender rock & roll”, Entertainment Weekly praised his “casual profundity” and Billboard said his music “reminds us of the power and beauty of simplicity.”
Ben Harper 2019 South African Tour Details:
- 1 June 2019 – Zakifo Music Festival, Durban
Botanical Gardens – Tickets are priced from R350.
- 4 June 2019 – Grand Arena, Grand West Casino, Cape Town – Tickets are priced from R245.
- 6 June 2019 – Sun Arena, Time Square Casino, Menlyn Maine, Pretoria – Tickets are priced from R195
Tickets will be available from Thursday, the 14th of February 2019 on the Howler website. They’re probably going to sell out like hotcakes, so make sure that you get yours!
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