SCOTT Stapp, the voice of legendary rock band Creed, kicks off his world tour with his first ever South African shows this weekend.
Fans will be hearing a selection of the biggest Creed songs when Stapp takes to the stage with his full band. Rock out to hits like With Arms Wide Open, Higher, My Sacrifice and One Last Breath. Expect an explosion of pure rock and roll and an unforgettable live show in every city.
“Get ready for a rock show to remember,” says Stapp. “For the first time I will be bringing my South African fans on a journey through my life with music from Creed and my solo albums.”
Joining him on stage at each of the shows will be a selection of South Africa’s top artists. The tour kicks off at the Botanical Gardens in Pretoria at 2 pm on Saturday, December 12 and features guest artists Karen Zoid, Van Coke Kartel, Lost&Found, and IV4. Tickets are R375 (excluding booking fee) at http://breakout.nutickets.co.za/
From 12 noon on Sunday, December 13 there is a show at Heia Safari Ranch featuring guest artists Prime Circle, Lost&Found and Howie Combrink. Tickets are R375 excluding the booking fee at http://breakout.nutickets.co.za/
Stapp will be joined by Van Coke Kartel at the live stop on the tour – Kirstenbosch Gardens in Cape Town – on Tuesday, December 15. Gates open at 6 pm. Tickets are R395 excluding a booking fee at http://www.webtickets.co.za/event.aspx?itemid=1458818261
Stapp co-founded and fronted Creed, achieving great commercial success in the late 90s with singles such as With Arms Wide Open, My Sacrifice, One Last Breath and Higher.
Creed released three consecutive multi-platinum albums, of which Human Clay has been certified diamond, collectively selling over 53 million albums worldwide and becoming the ninth best-selling artist of the 2000s.
In 2001 With Arms Wide Open also won Creed a Grammy Award for Best rock song.
Stapp pursued his solo career after Creed went on break in 2004 and released two solo albums with his debut The Great Divide (2005) and the most recent release Proof of Life (2013).
Tickets are limited for each venue, so be sure to purchase yours before they sell out to avoid disappointment.
For more information go to http://www.scottstapp.co.za
Watch the Creed music video for With Arms Wide Open: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=99j0zLuNhi8
Watch the music video for Creed – One Last Breath: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnkuBUAwfe0
Watch the music video for Scott Stapp – My Sacrifice (Planet Rock Live Session): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unfP_B6xQEY