Music group One Direction heading to South Africa

Their legions of fans are convinced they sing the best songs ever, and next year, you’ll be able to judge that for yourself.

Boy group One Direction, considered the world’s biggest band, on Monday announced the dates for their much anticipated worldwide tour and it includes three stops in South Africa.

This Big Concerts experience, presented by 94.7 Highveld Stereo, KFM and M-Net, encompasses two dates in Johannesburg, before a final flourish in Cape Town.

The dates and venues are as follows:

Johannesburg: Saturday 28th March 2015 at FNB Stadium (ticket price: R405 – R915)

Johannesburg: Sunday 29th March 2015 at FNB Stadium

Cape Town: Wednesday 1st April 2015 at Cape Town Stadium (R395 – R850)

Tickets go on sale Friday 23rd May at 9am. Go to for all the information.

If you want the full VIP experience, you could purchase Hot Tickets. These include ‘best seat’ ticket in a block with great views of both the main stage and B stage, a 1D wristwatch with pouch, a laminate card and lanyard.

Hot Tickets cost R2450 per person for the Johannesburg concert, and R2100 for the Cape Town leg. Book through