Johnny Clegg announces his final tour

He’s legendary. He’s an international superstar. He’s given South African music a voice. And his musical journey is coming to an end

Nearly forty years after he began one of music’s most remarkable careers, Johnny Clegg announced on the 947 Breakfast Club that he is embarking on his final world tour aptly titled, The Final Journey.

This will be my final set of public performances for my fans in SA and around the world. I am immensely excited to be able to bring to them an autobiographical, audio-visual and intimate account of my life through my music and dance.

Johnny Clegg

Anele put Johnny Clegg in her time machine and together they took Joburg on a trip down memory lane. Watch the incredible interview below:

Johnny Clegg was diagnosed with cancer in 2015 and underwent chemotherapy treatment.

Throughout the treatment he continued to tour locally and internationally undertaking a 9-week tour of USA and Canada in 2016.

Johnny is currently finishing a new album and his autobiography.

As he is in remission, Johnny has decided to use this opportunity to perform a final set of concerts in SA and overseas to thank his fans for their support over his incredible career.

<u>Johnny Clegg: The Final Journey World Tour first phase dates:</u>

1st July – Grandwest Arena, Cape Town

7th and 8th July – Montecasino, Johannesburg

29th July – Durban ICC Arena, Durban

19th August – Eventim Apollo, London

20th September – Dubai Opera, Dubai

Tickets for the South African dates, from R375 are on sale now at Computicket.com or by calling 083 915 8000.


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