Durban – Vodacom Durban July racegoers are spoilt for choice at this year’s Vodacom Durban July with some of the biggest and most accomplished names in SA music performing to the fashionable crowds.
Never before have so many musical talents gathered in one single location and race day festivities look set to wow fans throughout the day at the many glamorous hospitality tents, decked to the nines for a day of celebrations and award winning music.
Award winning house band Mi Casa will be doing the rounds at Africa’s Greatest Horseracing Event, playing their much loved tunes to audiences at the TMT tent, LifeStyle Oasis Village and Jack Daniels BoomTown. The band have topped every major radio and music video chart with their soulful sound of urban jazz.
SA music stars Uhuru, Zakes Batwini, Black Coffee and DJ Clock are just some the musical giants playing their pumping tunes at the Jack Daniels BoomTown.
Vodacom Durban July audiences will also have the one in a lifetime opportunity of jamming to the King and Queen of music royalty themselves, Afropop duo Mafikizolo. The duo cleaned up at the recent South African music awards, taking him more wins than any other artist of the night and continued their winning reign at the MTV Africa Awards.
The undisputed Kings of Kwaito, Big Nuz form part of the dream line-up at the Afrotainment tent. The award-winning group will be playing alongside music mogul Black Coffee and the much-loved musician DJ Tira.
And the well of musical talent doesn’t end there. Zakes Bantwini, the platinum selling Durban artist and producer, and Zahara, afro-soul singer who has captivated audiences with her original sound, will also be wowing crowds at the Vodacom Durban July.
The Wolf of Wall Street Marquee will also host several top DJs, anchored by the stand-out duo of Rocca and Martini.
On Friday night, fans attending the annual Gateway Theatre of Shopping show will be treated to Jeremy Loops, MiCasa, and DJs Fresh and Euphonik on the decks, while Roger Goode presents his afternoon drive show on 5fm live from the venue.
Apart from the countless big names in music performing at the top class event the Vodacom Durban July will be welcoming a number of popular comedians, established DJ’s and some of SA’s hottest celebs.
The 2014 Vodacom Durban July will be staged at Greyville racecourse on Saturday 5 July 2014. More information can be found at www.vodacomdurbanjuly.co.za