Our unity in diversity is what makes Mzansi great – and that’s got to be the best example of collaboration in life. The organisers of the Capital Day Festival have colluded to bring together some of South Africa’s biggest music acts and collaborations for a Heritage Day celebration like no other! Ticket prices range from R315 to R620.
From students to VIPs and families, with facilities and spaces available for everyone, all ages are welcome.
Capital Day Festival provides a happy environment, with a state-of-the-art cashless system and safe parking.
It’s the music celebration of the year! It’s the Capital Day Festival.
What will be available
What to bring
What to leave at home
HAT / CAP
BEACH UMBRELLA (Designated Areas Only)
(Only available at Event)
(Available at event)
FOOD / DRINKS
(Available at event)
"Come and Celebrate your heritage the South African way, Guaranteed fun.
Great Line-up. Pure sound"
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"Bring Family and Friends
Everyone is going to love it!"
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"See you all on 24 September for a day not to be missed!"
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What to Expect
AEWON WOLF / BOBBY VAN JAARSVELD /
CARA FREW / DIE HEUWELS FANTASTIES /
JR / KYLE DEUTSCH / MATTHEW MOLE / SHEKHINAH
SKETCHY BONGO / SOWETO GOSPEL
Aewon Wolf is a Verifed Artist based in the city of Durban in South Africa. With a social media following of over 100 000 followers over all platforms, makes a weekly appearance on two SABC 1 TV Shows to a viewership of over 3 000 000 viewers a episode.
BOBBY VAN JAARSVELD
Bobby was born on 06 March 1987 and is the middle child of 3 children.He started his professional music career at the end of his Grade 11 year in school when he was offered his first recording contract.
Cara Frew is currently living in Los Angeles, working on her upcoming album which is due for release in September 2017. Her latest work to date is a song she collaborated on with American DJ's SNBRN and BLU J. For her upcoming album Cara worked together with powerhouse Neil Ormandy on writing new material for the album. ‘You Got Me’ was ear marked as her next single; however SNBRN heard the track and immediately fell in love with it. SNBRN and BLU J decided to collaborate on the production of the track and feature Cara. The track has since blown up and currently has over one million plays on Soundcloud. The song is about meeting someone you can’t quite figure out, someone mysterious, who you can’t seem to get off your mind. During mid 2017 Cara had the opportunity to perform the track with SNBRN at one of the biggest international music festivals in the world - the Coachella Music Festival in California to a crowd of 15 000 people.
In 2012 Matthew Mole won the prestigious Converse “Get Out Of The Garage” competition. The accolade rapidly propelled Matthews career and led him to a signing with South Africa's leading Independent label, Just Music.
Within a year Matthew Mole achieved the honour of being the 1st South African artist to enter the iTunes SA chart at #1 on the first day of releasing his debut album 'The Home We Built". "The Home We Built" quickly achieved Gold sales status and his single "Take Yours, I'll Take Mine" went Platinum.
DIE HEUWELS FANTASTIES
DIE HEUWELS FANTASTIES definitely needs no introduction, because they have had the music industry at their feet right from the start. Not only are they the first successful Afrikaans Alternative Pop Rock act in the country, but they are also considered the music pioneers of their generation. The group describes its music as “melodic songs, written on acoustic guitar and interpreted with electronic and organic instruments”.
JR is a South Africa music sensation who was born in Bloemfontein, South Africa.
SAMAS - Best Rap
MTV Hype Awards - Best Hip Hop Record
Metro Awards - Best Hip Hop Album
Nigeria Sound City Awards - Discovery Of The Year
His patients call him Dr. Deutschmann; family and friends call him Kyle and his passion for music has inherited him the name Kyle Deutsch. Kyle Deutsch, 29 was born and raised in Durban, a man of many talents but making music far outweighs them all. Kyle Deutsch started his music career from a very young age, learning to play guitar at the end of junior school and singing casually here and there, he soon began to realise his true potential.
Shekhinah, born Shekhinah Thandi Donnell, is a wellknown Pop/R&B vocalist and songwriter born in Durban, South Africa, who now resides in the city of Johannesburg, She recently completed a Music Performance degree at AFDA (The South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance). After singing and performing for many years throughout her childhood and early teens, the young artist landed her first major gig competing in South Africa’s seventh Season of the hit television show, IDOLS, where she made Top 32. After getting kicked off the competition, Shekhinah proceeded to enter the competition in its 8th season where she landed in the Top 6 of the overall competition
Sketchy Bongo is one of the most prominent music producers and DJs in South Africa at the moment. He has several hits getting major play on South African and international TV and radio. Having recently signed to mega dance label, Ultra Music in New York, he has gained substantial international exposure from his single with Shekhinah, "Let You Know". He has has worked with and has hit singles with Aewon Wolf, Locnville, Shekhinah, Kyle Deutch, Danny K, Nasty C, Tresor, Jimmy Nevis and Aka amongst others and enjoys having a say in what South African music will sound like in the next five years.
SOWETO GOSPEL CHIOR
2002 – 2006
Soweto Gospel Choir was formed in November, 2002
In December, 2002 their first album “Voices of Heaven” was recorded and went on to reach the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s World Music Chart within 3 weeks of its release in the US
In 2003 the choir won its first award, a Helpmann Award, Australia’s prestigious Performing Arts Award, for “Best Contemporary Music Concert”
This success was followed when they won a 2003 American Gospel Music Award for “Best Choir”
In the same year, they won an American Gospel Music Award for “Best International Choir”
They performed for President Bill Clinton at a corporate function in Little Rock, Arkansas
In October 2006, the choir performed as invited guests for their Patron, Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s 75th Birthday Celebrations, in front of an illustrious audience which included former President Nelson Mandela, Mrs Zanele Mbeki, Tokyo Sexwale, Samuel L Jackson, Alfre Woodard and Carlos Santana
They featured on a guest appearance with Diana Ross, Deborah Cox and Danny K for the “Unite of the Stars” Gala Banquet in South Africa in November 2006
They were invited guests on NBC’s “Today Show” as well as on “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”
The choir have also made a guest appearance on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’
In December 2006 they performed at Sun City, South Africa, for Oprah Winfrey and 200 of her V.I.P. guests, including Mariah Carey, Mary J Blige, Tina Turner, Patti Labelle, Sydney Poitier and Quincy Jones
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