MTN Bushfire 2019 announce world music headliners
MTN Bushfire 2019 is more than a festival, it’s a living, breathing ecosystem deeply rooted in African soil, yet is inclusive and welcoming of guests the world over.
Every year, 26 000 attendees from over 60 different countries gather in the majestic Melkerns Valley of wSwatini (Swaziland) for an energising and uplifting weekend that celebrates the music and arts of Africa and beyond.
Ahead of the 2019 edition, MTN Bushfire is excited to announce some of the initial acts that will grace the various stages, including the Main Stage, House on Fire Amphitheatre, and The Barn.
These amazing acts from across the globe reflect the ethos of inclusion, diversity and cultural celebration.
These amazing acts from across the globe reflect the ethos of inclusion, diversity and cultural celebration. The acts will also tour across the southern African region as part of the Igoda Southern African Music Festival Circuit.
MTN Bushfire ticket sales are 70% up from this time last year, so guests are encouraged to book early as tickets for the 2019 event will sell out.
- Meute – Germany
- Sands – eSwatini
- Oliver Mtukudzi – Zimbabwe
- Mandla Mlangeni – South Africa
- Maia and The Big Sky – Kenya
- Eme & Moonchild – Nigeria & South Africa
- Dobet Gnahore – Cote d’Ivoire
- Granmah – Mozambique
- Lindigo – Reunion Island
- Alibombo – Colombia
This list of phenomenal artists is just the first wave confirmed for the festival, with many more acts to follow.