Road to the anticipated Casper Nyovest’s #FillUpOrlandoStadium
Casper Nyovest’s #FillUpOrlandoStadium music extravaganza happening on October 29 in Johannesburg Soweto, is supported with lots of anticipation, from both the fans and the music industry. Doc Shebeleza hit maker and his team are hard at work to guarantee an explosive final show. A day before, the Family Tree team announced the hosts of the music extravaganza, and Caper’s ex-girlfriend and television personality, Boitumelo ‘Boity’ made the cut. She took to her twitter to say, “I am honored to be a part of this monumental event!, See you all on Saturday” .
Other stars to support Nyovest on the big stage include, Somizi, Sizwe Dhlomo as well as Siyabonga ‘Scoop’ Ngekwazi. Refiloe Phoolo, being his original name, made national history last year November, when he filled up the Ticket Pro Dome to capacity with fans who travelled from all over the country to witness him perform. For this show, Nyovest and his team have spotted on several occasions driving around town with his #FillUpOrlandoStadium tour bus, as promo to the show. The biggest on social media was a deliberate spelling error on a promo t-shirt he posed with, had many people worked up. On the shirt ‘stadium’ was printed as ‘staduim’, and both Twitter and Facebook had a go at Nyovest, who merely intended to draw attention. He recently showed of progress on his ‘six pack’ as prep for the big day with the caption, “almost ready for #FillUpOrlandoStadium, shout out to my trainer,” read his Instagram post. to fill up Orlando Stadium is an even bigger goal to achieve seeing that it fills up by 20 000 more people to the Ticket Pro dome. Nyovest stated that, “filling up Orlando may appear as an unachievable task, but I am confident we will fill the venue. A lot of hard work has gone into the preparation of this project but I am extremely excited and I am really looking forward to delivering an outstanding show”. This gig is supported by sponsors MTN as well as the Department of Arts and Culture, who will each assist Nyovest to recognize his dream. Other stars announced to also perform on the night include, Wololo artist Babes Wodumo, rapper Kewsta and Motswako rapper Khuli Chana, to name just a few. Television personality Pearl Thusi, Dj Zinhle, 5 FM radio host DJ Fresh, have declared their support on Twitter for their fellow artist dream to #FillUpOrlandoStadium. Also on Twitter Hip hop dj, Dj Dimples added his thoughts to the hype saying, “together we stand, divided we fall”.
Tickets are sold at Computicket and range between R 300 to R400, 18:00 the show begins.