Big Concerts is thrilled to announce that the legendary, two-time Grammy Award-winning and platinum hit makers, Kool & the Gang will be touring South Africa in November 2024. Catch them live at the Grand Arena, GrandWest on the 28th of November and at the SunBet Arena, Time Square on the 30th of November with Special guests Earth, Wind & Fire Experience by Al McKay. This exclusive event is in association with 702, KFM 94.5, and CapeTalk, supported by 947.

Kool & the Gang officially launched in 1969 and has since made significant musical contributions with iconic songs like Celebration, Cherish, Jungle Boogie, Summer Madness, and Open Sesame. They have earned two Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards, 25 Top Ten R&B hits, 9 Top Ten Pop hits, and an impressive 31 gold and platinum albums.

Robert Kool Bell – Kool & The Gang Photo Credit Nancy Dagata

The band’s longevity and musical prowess have made them the most sampled R&B group of all time. From performing across the globe to sharing the stage with renowned artists like Dave Matthews Band, Elton John, and Kid Rock, Kool & the Gang continues to captivate audiences with their electrifying performances.

Special Guests Earth Wind & Fire Experience is a sensational tribute project conceptualized and rehearsed by Grammy Award-winning artist Al McKay. This exceptional lineup includes acclaimed vocalists Tim Owens, DeVere Duckett, Claude Woods, as well as former EWF member Gregory Moore. Expect a night filled with all your favorite hits like September, Let’s Groove, Boogie Wonderland, Fantasy, and more!

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Don’t miss the opportunity to witness Kool & the Gang with special guests, Earth Wind & Fire Experience by Al McKay in Cape Town on the 28th of November at the Grand Arena, GrandWest, and in Pretoria on the 30th of November at the SunBet Arena, Time Square. Tickets go on sale exclusively from Ticketmaster on Friday, 8th March.

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