Grammy-nominated OneRepublic Announces South African Tour Dates.. Pop-rock music fans will be thrilled to know that the much-loved pop-rock band, OneRepublic is coming to South Africa. The American music band has announced dates for its tour this year and South Africa is included.
Their 2022 tour includes two dates, Tuesday, 15 November 2022 at the Grand Arena, GrandWest, Cape Town, and Friday, 18 November 2022 at the SunBet Arena, Time Square, Pretoria.
The band comprises of singer/songwriter and lead vocalist Ryan Tedder, guitarists Zach Filkins and Drew Brown, bassist and cellist Brent Kutzle, keys Brian Willett and drummer Eddie Fisher.
If memory serves you correctly, you will remember the band from their their debut set Dreaming Out Loud in 2007. The release included the 20mm selling smash single “Apologize,” which shattered digital sales and airplay records worldwide and received a Grammy nomination.
The band’s sophomore album, 2009’s Waking Up, produced the hit singles “All the Right Moves,” “Secrets” and “Good Life.” The certified-platinum album Native followed in 2013, featuring the No.1 hit and 41 million selling single “Counting Stars.” OneRepublic released Oh My My, their fourth full-length album in 2016. OneRepublic has amassed 5B streams on Spotify to date.
They’ve recently released a new single I Ain’t Worried” and are expected to make a return in Mzansi. The band shared that they’re thrilled to announce new shows for this year. Tickets go on sale on Friday, 10 June from ticketmaster.