Alex Pall, left, and Andrew Taggart of The Chainsmokers perform at the Bottle Rock Napa Valley Music Festival at Napa Valley Expo. Photo: Amy Harris/Invision/AP

Ultra South Africa, Africa’s largest electronic music festival, has just announced some big news, for the first time in South Africa - The Chainsmokers will perform their full LIVE show on the Ultra SA main stages in March 2019!

The Chainsmokers are the only Electronic/Dance Artist with more than a billion plays on Spotify per song with their massive hits: 

  • The Chainsmokers - “Closer (ft. Halsey)”
  • The Chainsmokers - “Don’t Let Me Down (ft. Daya)”

Their debut album “Memories...Do Not Open” remains the Third-Longest-Running No. 1 on The Billboard Dance Chart, and their list of awards goes on for miles including this year's Billboard Top Dance/Electronic Artist; Top Dance/Electronic Song & Top Dance/Electronic Album as well as a Grammy for last year's Best Dance Recording.

“Bringing The Chainsmokers LIVE here is massive news for Ultra SA,” says Shaun Duvet, Showtime Management (Pty) Ltd, official Licensee of Ultra Worldwide. 

“We have always prided ourselves on bringing only the biggest names in dance music, but the Chains have been on our wish-list for a while and we’re unbelievably excited to show local fans how incredible this duo truly is.”

The Chainsmokers not only have over a billion Spotify plays and numerous other accolades, but put on a live show that is incomparable.

More International acts to be announced soon…