Bushfire 2019 announce wave of SA acts ahead of festival in May

Back in February MTN Bushfire announced festival headliners from West Africa, Asa and Mr. Eazi, Kenya’s Blinky Bill as well a range of exciting other African artists.

The latest acts to be confirmed include South Africa’s Grassy Spark, Black Motion, Trompies, Tshepo Tshola and the Jagermeister Brass Cartel. 

Other South African artists already announced include the immensely talented Nibs Van der Spuy and innovative acoustic guitarist, punk-inspired indie rock duo The MakeoversThabang Tabane, heir to the father and founder of the Malombo music Dr. Philip Tabane, as well as DJ Invizible – the self described master of staging creative guerrilla performances.

South Africa’s Dope Saint Jude, a rapper and producer with a defiant, life-affirming queer perspective, has also been announced along with the Nigerian-South African collaboration of Eme and Moonchild from Nigeria and South Africa respectively. 

Line up information, ticket and accommodation information can be found on the MTN Bushfire website,