n light of the honorable President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State of Disaster announcement on Sunday night banning all large public gatherings, the upcoming Scorpion Kings Live concert meant to take place next month is officially postponed!
“Sorry Sauta (South Africa) in the meantime we will be dropping four projects at the same time,” said DJ Maphorisa.
On April 1st Blaqboy Musiq will be dropping the following projects Scorpion Kings Live 2 EP, Daliwonga’s EP, Mes Musiq x Aymos’ EP, Mdu Aka Trp x Bongza EP.
DJ Maphorisa also said that most of his gigs got canceled, “It’s just a huge disaster.”
The statement shared by Maphorisa on behalf of the Scorpion Kings Live concert also reads that event organizers Glen21 will make the necessary arrangements with the group’s management team over the next few days and will announce the new Scorpion Kings Live dates once confirmed by all parties involved.
“All information regarding refund options will be communicated to all ticket holders by the end of the week,” reads the Scorpion Kings Live statement.
Scorpion Kings Live’s general admission already sold 75% of the tickets, including the golden circle selling 75%.
Other parts of the venue excluding the above were sold out.
Globally many events have been canceled due to the coronavirus epidemic.
On Monday the leadership of Hillsong Church South Africa has decided to temporarily suspend Sunday church gatherings, starting from Sunday, 22 March 2020, in order to limit physical contact and prevent the transmission of COVID-19.
“This decision follows the recent national address by President Cyril Ramaphosa and advisories issued by the authorities (the National Security Council by recommendation of the National Emergency Response Committee),” reads a statement issued by Sheila Afari.
Scorpion Kings Live will announce the new concert dates once confirmed by all parties involved.