SA’s Top Music Talent

The Ridge is Once Again Set to Showcase SA’s Top Music Talent

Fans of the local music scene are in for a treat, on Saturday, 4 June 2016, as Afrikaans pop singer-songwriter, Bobby van Jaarsveld, gets ready to take to the stage at The Ridge Casino.

Not only will he be serenading the audience, but he will also showcase his new album ‘The First Ten Years Bobby van Jaarsveld. Supported by Witbank’s own critically acclaimed band, Leven, the show is definitely one that is not to be missed.

Currently a judge on popular singing talent show, The Voice South Africa, van Jaarsveld has found his way into the hearts of many South Africans and has become a household name.  Fans from all over Mpumalanga, particularly those of the female variety, will no doubt be flocking to The Ridge, Witbank’s most popular entertainment destination, to experience the music of this multi-award winning artist.

In his greatest hits album, van Jaarsveld has for the first time released an English single titled ‘It’s Always Been You’. The song is a love ballade that showcases his vocal ability particularly in the lower range and is evidence of his ability to adapt to a wide variety of music genres and styles.

Leven comprises of four musicians; Stan Kruger on lead vocals, Rudi Jansen van Nieuwenhuizen on lead guitar, Quintin de Bruyn on bass guitar and Vernon Swart on the drums. To date the band has released five studio albums and achieved multi-platinum-selling status in South Africa. Their grungy but soulful style is known to set the stage alight.

Commenting on the much anticipated event, Sharika Betts, Marketing Manager at The Ridge says, “The calibre of local artists is exceptional with many having exploded onto the international market and proving South Africa is right up there when it comes to music talent. It is always an honour to host and showcase artists and bands that continue to position the diversity of South Africa’s music industry.”

Don’t miss out on this winning combination of local talent which is guaranteed to be a fun-filled evening out for fans of all ages.

Tickets for the show are available for only R 150 per person from Computicket. The Ridge Rewards cardholders get up to 20% discount on the show ticket. Doors to The Venue will open at 5pm and show starts at 7pm. A cash bar will be available.

For more information, contact The Ridge Casino on +27 13 655 9300

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