Posted by: Ashley Brown
The Eagles will tour South Africa for the first time ever in the band’s 40-year history. The band will perform on Wednesday, April 4 at Cape Town Stadium in Cape Town; Saturday, April 7 at the Superbowl in Sun City; and on Sunday, April 8 at the Soccer City Complex, FNB Stadium in Johannesburg. The South African concerts also mark the band’s first announced concerts in 2012.
The band – Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit – will perform a two hour concert featuring classic hits such as Hotel California, Desperado, Take It Easy, One Of These Nights, Heartache Tonight, and Take It To The Limit. South African fans will also be treated to solo hits from band members such as Boys Of Summer, Life In The Fast Lane and Dirty Laundry.
The Eagles have sold more than 120 million albums worldwide, earning five #1 U.S. singles and six GRAMMY® Awards. Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975 is the best-selling album of all time, exceeding sales of 29 million units. The band’s Hotel California and Their Greatest Hits Volume 2 have sold more than 16 and 11 million albums respectively. The Eagles were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.
Cape Town – presented by Heart 104.9FM and M-Net
Wednesday 4th April 2012
Cape Town Stadium
Tickets from R320 – R1070
Sun City – presented by Jacaranda 94.2 and M-Net
Saturday 7th April 2012
Superbowl, Sun City
Tickets from R1520 – R3520
Johannesburg – presented by Jacaranda 94.2 and M-Net
Sunday 8th April 2012
The Soccer City Complex, FNB Stadium
Tickets from R370 – R1070
Tickets go on sale Thursday 15th December at 9am from www.computicket.com or 0861.915.8000