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Bryan Adams to tour South Africa in December 2017


This morning Big Concerts confirmed that Bryan Adams will be returning to South Africa performing in four cities as part of his Get Up World Tour. Don’t miss the chance to see Bryan Adams performing all his hits live starting in Johannesburg on 9th December at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg, 10th December at the Sun Arena, Time Square in Pretoria, 12th December at the Durban ICC and 14th December at the Grand Arena, Grand West in Cape Town.

The tour is presented in partnership with South Africa’s leading entertainment provider DStv and media sponsors 947, KFM, CapeTalk, East Coast Radio and Channel 24. “Our partnership with Big Concerts provides a fantastic opportunity for DStv to showcase the power of great entertainment by bringing to life our customers’ favourite music content in a multisensory experience. We are also driven by our need to thank our customers for their loyal support through such events,” commented Nomsa Chabeli Mazibuko, Group Head of Marketing: MultiChoice.

Bryan Adams is hitting the road on a global tour following the release of his thirteenth studio album Get Up!. “We had a ball making this record,” Bryan Adams says of his latest record. Re-united with his original songwriting collaborator, Jim Vallance and newly connected to producer Jeff Lynne. Vallance was Bryan’s co-writer on some of the most important songs of his career: “Cuts Like a Knife”, “Somebody”, “Summer of 69”, “Heaven” and “Run To You” among half hundred others.

Bryan Adams has spent the last three decades making music history. He has sold over 65 million records, toured six continents and achieved #1 status in over 40 countries around the world. With hits like, “Cuts Like A Knife”, “Summer of ’69”, “Kids Wanna Rock”, “Can’t Stop This Thing We’ve Started”, “(Everything I Do) I Do It For You”, “Open Road” and “Thought I’d Seen Everything”, Adams status as one of the great songwriter’s of our time has been solidified with a Grammy Award, 18 Juno Awards (the Canadian Equivalent of the Grammys) and an American Music Award. He has also been nominated for 3 Academy Awards and 5 Golden Globes.

Adams’ outstanding live concerts have established him as one of the world’s great rock singers, performing over 120 concerts a year. Commenting on his latest album Get Up Adams replied“I wanted to always make records that are completely true to me”. Don’t miss Bryan Adams for an evening of his best hits plus songs from his latest album Get Up!

To get you in the mood for these shows, crank up this list of the top 10 Bryan Adams songs:

When I was growing up in the 1980’s and 1990’s I listened to Bryan Adams’ music a lot. I played my “Waking Up The Neighbours” cassette so much, it’s stretched out and I could not listen to it anymore… Click here to get your tickets (from R460) on Computicket.

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