Che Fu and Sons of Zion headline 2018 Easter Show
We are excited to share with you the newly announced music acts for the Easter show weekend are CHE FU and SONS OF ZION.
Che Fu is a legend in his own right. He is a New Zealand hip hop, R&B and reggae artist, songwriter and producer. Che Fu will be playing on Friday evening, 30th March. Sons of Zion are one New Zealand’s most popular Kiwi roots reggae six-piece band. Sons of Zion will be playing Saturday evening, 31st March.
Both acts will perform a 90-minute set and are free to attend for the whole family.
The main entertainment stage will be jam-packed with all types of exciting FREE entertainment for the entire family alongside these acts.
For more information on these acts and the Royal Easter Show, please see below or visit www.eastershow.co.nz
About Sons of Zion: From their humble Kiwi beginnings, to playing shows across the globe and dominating charts, Sons of Zion have amassed an impressive 12 million streams on Spotify, more than 10 million views on Youtube and 100,000-plus followers on social media. It’s a track record that has established Sons of Zion as one the southern hemisphere’s most-loved and well-respected bands. Sons of Zion’s hard work and commitment to taking their music to their fans has established them as one of the best live acts on the touring circuit. It’s a reputation reinforced by explosive and energetic live performances at some of biggest festivals around, including Homegrown, One Love and Ragamuffin. Their accolades include NZ On Air Best Music Video Award for Superman and nominations for ‘Best Urban Roots Album’, ‘Best Song By A Maori Artist’ and ‘Best Song Writer’ at the Waiata Maori Music Awards.
About Che Fu: Originally hailing from the iconic group Supergroove, Che built himself a very successful solo career that has today left his as a symbol of kiwi music. Che writes and produces all of his music and also writes the treatments and directs his music videos. In 2014, Che was awarded with the Lifetime Achievement Award from Pacific Music Awards, for all of his contributions to New Zealand music.
About the 175th A & P show and Royal Easter Show: The Royal Easter Show is New Zealand’s largest and most loved family show, an annual must-see for everyone.
Share in the sheep shearing, gaze at our prize winning bulls that are the size of small cars and interact with exhibits at our 175th A&P Show! The main entertainment stage will be jam-packed with all types of exciting FREE entertainment for the entire family. Transform into a super hero with the PJ Masks Live stage show or wowed by Timber Tina and her world champion Lumberjack’s and Jill’s as they battle it out to find who will be crowned the toughest of them all! As night falls, the main stage will host some of New Zealand’s BEST musical talent. Mahons Amusements brings the exhilarating thrill rides to the Royal Easter Show; The Turbo Boost, Scream Machine, Gravitron and other favourites return to get the adrenaline pumping for the big kids, while the Cookie-Bear rides bring smiles to the faces of the little ones and their parents. An essential feature of the Royal Easter Show, the celebrated Zirka Circus returns with a brand new, never before seen in New Zealand act that will have the audience at the edge of their seats. Their death-defying feats of skill and strength has to been seen to be believed. And stick around for our FREE fireworks display, lighting up the sky above the ASB Showgrounds Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening’s blasting off at 9pm.
THE AUCKLAND ROYAL EASTER SHOW CELEBRATES THE 175TH A & P SHOW FROM THURSDAY 29 MARCH – MONDAY 2 APRIL, 2018.
The entry fee to this family event is FREE.