Karen Zoid and Vusi Mahlasela will share the stage at The Lyric Theatre at Gold Reef City Casino on 30 September for one night only.
Karen Zoid is currently on the Johannesburg leg of her 10 year “Afrikaners is Plesierig” Anniversary tour while Vusi Mahlasela will undertake his 20 year “When you come back” Anniversary tour in 2012. The two musical greats are appearing in concert together to emphasise the integration of South African people through combining their music and audiences. The Audience can expect an unforgettable concert featuring two awe-inspiring musical offerings which may appear different at first, yet reveals the very same soulful expression and celebration of our rainbow nation. Zoid, with a career span of over a decade, has earned numerous accolades including gold album sales and SAMA awards. She has shared the stage with international acts like John Mayer, Annie Lennox, Metallica, Simple Plan, Hothouse Flowers, Seal and UB40.
Vusi Mahlasela, is simply known as ‘The Voice’ to many in South Africa. Born, raised and still residing in the Mamelodi Township, this singer, songwriter, poet and activist released his popular debut album “When You Come Back” in 1992 and was asked to perform at Mandela’s inauguration in 1994. Vusi Mahlasela has successfully followed his muse, releasing eight albums over the past two decades, notching up gold and platinum status, as well asseveral SAMA awards.. Celebrated for his distinct, powerful voice and his poetic, optimistic lyrics, his sound is a hybrid of folk, world, blues and soul.
The show takes place on 30 September at The Lyric Theatre.
Cost:R95 – R150 per person
Tickets available here: Computicket