Ed Sheeran: Shekhinah announced as Second Support Act


Ed Sheeran is delighted to announce that Shekhinah will join him as support along with Passenger for his first-ever tour in South Africa which will take place throughout March 2019!

Shekhinah released her debut album ‘Rose Gold’ in 2017 leading with the single ‘Suited’. The album is certified platinum and has claimed 6 SAMA nominations winning 3 for ‘album of the year’, ‘best female artist’ and ‘best newcomer of 2018’. She was also nominated for an MTV EMA for Best African Act. With the success of her singles ‘Suited’, ‘Please Mr’ and ‘Different’, Shekhinah has been announced as one of the highest streamed acts in South Africa. She was also named on Forbes Africa “30 under 30”.

Ed continues his rise as one of the world’s most successful and talented musical talents. Selling-out stadiums across the globe, Ed recently finished his native UK run including four sold-out nights at London’s Wembley Stadium – the troubadour sold over 1.1 million tickets in the UK alone, marking one of the biggest tours the UK has ever seen!

Earlier this year, Sheeran was announced as the IFPI’s best-selling global recording artist of 2017 after the release of his record-breaking, third studio album ÷ (pronounced “divide”) last March – the LP has now sold over 15 million copies across the globe! ÷ spawned Ed’s monster hit singles “Shape of You” – the 3rd biggest-selling single of all time in the UK and most-streamed track of Spotify, ever – “Castle on the Hill”, “Galway Girl” and “Perfect”.

A songwriter of a generation, Ed was awarded a MBE for his services to music and charity at the end of 2017 and last month, Ed took home two prestigious Ivor Novello Awards for ‘Songwriter of the Year’ and ‘Most Performed Work’ for his monster hit “Shape of You”. To date, Ed has won 5 x BRIT Awards, 4 x Ivor Novello’s, 4 x Grammy’s, 6 x Billboard Music Awards and many more.

The tour is presented by AEG and Big Concerts. For more information visit www.bigconcerts.co.za

Saturday 23rd March               Johannesburg                       FNB Stadium

Sunday 24th March                   Johannesburg                       FNB Stadium

Wednesday 27th March             Cape Town                           Cape Town Stadium

Thursday 28th March                Cape Town                           Cape Town Stadium

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