BRIT award-winning, UK supergroup Rudimental have announced that they’ll be heading back to South Africa in April 2019. Their return will form part of their Toast To Our Differences world tour. The tour celebrates the release of their new album.
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The genre-defying, multi-cultural collective boast world-conquering stats:
- Over 1.4 billion global streams.
- 20 million single sales.
- 40 platinum awards.
- 700 million YouTube views.
- A global audience of 1.5 million+ across their social platforms.
Their 2018 smash hit, These Days, featuring Jess Glynne, Macklemore and Dan Caplen, has racked up more than 2.4 million sales worldwide. It was the UK’s biggest-selling single of 2018. The single was also nominated as a contender for Best British Single and Best British Video at the upcoming 2019 BRIT Awards.
Rudimental share a lot of love and history with South Africa. Their legendary show-stopping set at the 2014 edition of Rocking The Daisies was one of the most talked-about live gigs at the festival. Since then, fans have been begging them to return to SA.
Rudimental is excited to return to South Africa
“South Africa has a special place in our hearts. We’re so excited to come back in April. Let’s have a party!”
Last year, Rudimental, Major Lazer, Anne-Marie and Mr Eazi were in Johannesburg to film the music video for Let Me Live, which also featured additional vocals from the incomparable, five-time Grammy-winning, Ladysmith Black Mambazo.
Shot across Johannesburg and London, the striking music video was brimming with local flavour, featuring shots of pantsula dancers directed by South African filmmaker and photographer, Chris Saunders.
Rudimental 2019 South African Tour Details
- 3 April 2019 – Sun Arena, Time Square Casino, Pretoria
- 5 April 2019 – Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Cape Town
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