Platoon, the artist services firm at the vanguard of bringing African music and culture to the world, has partnered with Rocking the Daisies, South Africa’s premier music and lifestyle festival.
For the Cape Town section of the yearly event, Platoon joins Rocking the Daisies as the official sunset line-up curating partner.
Rocking the Daisies, South Africa’s largest yearly festival is ranked #34 on Billboard’s list of the 50 Best Festivals of 2022 and draws thousands of music fans from across the world to its broad, multi-genre lineup.
The event also offers a variety of activations and lifestyle services in the areas of food, fashion, art, technology, and health in 2023, with performances by Stormzy, Ayra Starr, J.I.D. & Denzel Curry, The Vamps, and others.
Starr, Saint Harrison, Bayanni, Msaki, Aymos, and other West African superstars call Platoon home. It also fostered the early careers of musicians like Billie Eilish, Jorja Smith, Victoria Monet, and Adekunle Gold, to name a few.
The Golden Hour performances by Platoon performers will take place on all of Daisies’ stages on October 6 and 7.
It has teamed up with Daisies in an effort to highlight their soulful and varied South African lineup.
Award-winning musicians Samthing Soweto, Sun-El Musician, Da Capo, Bongeziwe Mabandla, Flvme, Hanna, DJ Lag, DJ Kenza, Mpho.WAV, Anais Cardot, and Kay Faith will join the Rocking the Daisies lineup for Platoon Golden Hour in a first-of-its-kind collaboration for what is sure to be the most memorable shift from day to night during festival weekend.