Neil Diamond to tour SA

2010-10-06 10:06
Johannesburg - Big Concerts has announced that Neil Diamond will be performing four shows in the new stadiums built for the FIFA Soccer World Cup.

Diamond has sold more than 128 million albums worldwide. He has charted 37 Top 10 singles and 18 Top 10 albums. In September 2010, it was announced that Diamond had been nominated for The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Diamond is already a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame and is a recipient of the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award, one of the highest honours bestowed upon songwriters. Diamond's many other achievements include a Golden Globe Award and 12 Grammy nominations. He was NARAS's 2009 MusiCares Person of the Year.

Tickets for the SA tour go on sale through Computicket on October 9.

DATES:

April 2: FNB Stadium, Johannesburg

April 5: Moses Mabhida Stadium Durban

April 8: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth

April 1: Cape Town Stadium. Cape Town

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