Mbulelo Mpofu, Showbiz Reporter
SOUTH AFRICAN amapiano duo of Kabza De Small and DJ Maphorisa, popularly known as the Scorpion Kings are set to perform in Bulawayo on 22 January at the Eyadini Lounge.
The pair last performed in the city in 2020.
Organisers of the show dubbed, “Grand Music Fest” promised fireworks when The Return Of The Scorpion Kings hitmakers touch down in the City of Kings and Queens.
One of the show organisers Junior Mbanje said:
“The show is part of the continuation of the Scorpion Kings tour which saw the duo tour different cities that include Accra, Windhoek, Dubai, Lagos among others over the past few months. As always, the Scorpion Kings are a marvel to watch whenever they go on stage so their fans should expect a show of a lifetime come Saturday 22 January.
Preparations are at an advanced stage to put up a massive show for all to remember. The show will be held under strict adherence to the Government set Covid-19 protocols and we would like to urge people to come early to witness probably the best show for 2022.”
The duo will be backed by local acts which include Dynamite, Salt, Exciting, Skaiva, Slimza, Reno Life, Zulu Da House Maniac and Mufali whilst the MC would be MTkay Ntwana.
To date, the Scorpion Kings have released compilations inclusive of The Return Of The Scorpion Kings, Once Upon a Time in Lockdown and Rumble In The Jungle as well and they have been perennial festive season hitmakers with songs such as Lorch, Sabanika and Funu with Congolese singer Tresor. – @eMKlass_49