Durban, South Africa – Music and entertainment fans are in for a treat as the Durban International Convention Centre (Durban ICC) announces its outstanding line-up of upcoming concerts and shows. The venue is set to host some of the biggest names in music and comedy, including Boys II Men, UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, and Trevor Noah, amongst others.

“We are thrilled to be bringing such a fantastic range of artists and performers to our stage,” said Chief Executive Officer, Lindiwe Rakharebe. “We know how much our fans have missed live music and entertainment, and we are confident that this line-up will make up for lost time.” These shows are sure to be unforgettable experiences, and we can’t wait to welcome music lovers from all over South Africa to our venue.”

First up is the legendary reggae outfit UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, appearing on the 1st & 2nd June 2023. With a career spanning over four decades, the British band has produced some of the most iconic reggae hits of all time, including “Red Red Wine” and “Kingston Town.”

Two weeks later, on the 17th June 2023, the Durban ICC Arena will welcome the South Indian pop star Sid Sriram. Known for his unique blend of Indian classical music, jazz, and soul, Sid Sriram has become one of the most sought-after performers in the music industry today.

The award-winning Canadian singer Tamia will be performing on 7th July 2023. Known for her powerful vocals and soulful ballads, Tamia has sold millions of records worldwide and has collaborated with some of the biggest names in music.

Comedy fans can look forward to a weekend of laughs with homegrown international sensation Trevor Noah. The South African comedian will be performing on the 9th and 10th September 2023, showcasing his unique blend of wit and humour.

Rounding out the line-up, Boyz II Men, the legendary R&B group, will be taking the stage on the 5th November 2023. The Grammy Award-winning trio has sold over 60 million records worldwide and has received numerous accolades for their chart-topping ballads. Known for their soulful harmonies and timeless hits such as “End of the Road” and “I’ll Make Love to You,” Boyz II Men is sure to deliver an unforgettable performance.

“Each of these performers brings something special to the stage, and we are excited to be able to offer such a diverse range of acts to our audiences,” added Rakharebe.

With its state-of-the-art facilities and a reputation for hosting world-class events, the Durban ICC Arena is the perfect destination for music fans looking for an exceptional

concert experience. Tickets for these upcoming concerts are sure to sell out fast, so fans are encouraged to purchase them early to avoid disappointment.

“Concert attendees should look forward to some new exciting food and beverage offerings from the Durban ICC’s culinary team led by Chef Clinton Bonhomme” said Chief Operations Officer, John Aritho. “As a venue that takes pride in being an entertainment venue of choice, we are dedicated to making sure that our concerts are always enjoyable and stress-free experiences for all attendees”

John said, concerts are critical for the social cohesiveness of the society and we are very excited that all concerts at the Durban ICC have received great sales support from the public in ticket sales as we would to ensure that Durban gets back on the Global entertainment scene and all the centre of concerts, musical shows and theatre productions.

For more information about the upcoming concerts at the Durban ICC, visit www.icc.co.za or call Tel: +27 31 360 1000.


Issued by: The Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre (Durban ICC)

For more information contact: Durban ICC Acting Marketing & Communications Executive – Sandile Makhanya, 031 360 1192 or sandilema@icc.co.za

Concert Event Dates

1st & 2nd June 2023                     UB40 featuring Ali Campbell

17th June 2023                            Sid Sriram – Live in Durban

7th July 2023                               Tamia – Live in South Africa

9th, 10th September 2023             Trevor Noah Live at the Durban ICC

5th November 2023                      Boyz II Men – South African Tour