Star-Studded Artist Line-up for Joburg Fashion Week

Star-Studded Artist Line-up for Joburg Fashion Week


In an exciting announcement, Africa Fashion International (AFI) has revealed a star-studded line-up of artists set to perform at this year's Joburg Fashion Week, turning the event into a dynamic showcase of Africa's creative prowess.

This convergence of fashion and music will take place from November 8 to 12, 2023, at the forum | the campus in Bryanston.

The powerful connection between the fashion and music industries will be vividly demonstrated at Joburg Fashion Week.

Lloyiso, Young Stunna, Zakes Bantwini and Mafikizolo to perform at Joburg Fashion Week 2023

From R&B sensation Lloyiso to the prince of amapiano, Young Stunna, and iconic acts Mafikizolo and Grammy-winning musician Zakes Bantwini, the stage is set for unforgettable performances that will elevate this event to new heights.

Lloyiso, known for his distinctive voice and global fanbase, will kick off the festivities on Thursday, November 9, 2023. His soulful melodies and chart-topping hits promise to set the tone for an unforgettable evening. It will be his debut performance at an AFI Fashion Experience when he takes to the stage at Joburg Fashion Week. 

Showcasing Designers: Gavin Rajah, Alia Bare, Tumi Captivating, Kaylaamiel Creations, Bongiwe Walaza

On Friday, November 10, Young Stunna, acclaimed as the prince of amapiano, will command the stage with his infectious beats and electrifying presence. His performance is bound to keep the energy at an all-time high. He brought the house down during Cape Town Fashion Week with a high wattage performance that had fashionistas dancing up a storm. 

Showcasing Designers: Malondie, Bathini Designs, Urban Zulu, Nguo, Indoni Fashion House, Masango

Saturday, November 11, 2023, will see the legendary Zakes Bantwini gracing the stage. Fresh off his remarkable Abantu Festival performance, Zakes Bantwini is set to captivate the audience with his Grammy-winning talent and electrifying showmanship. He also showed how excellent he fits in with a fashion audience, when he performed at the Qatar Fashion Unites show in December 2022. 

The grand finale on November 11, 2023, will feature an epic performance by the dynamic duo, Nhlanhla Mafu and Theo Kgosinkwe of Mafikizolo. Their timeless classics and show-stopping stage presence will bring Joburg Fashion Week to a spectacular close.

Showcasing Designers: Tshwane University of Technology Student Showcase, AFI Fastrack, Woke Studios, House of Stevolution, Scalo by Sello Medupe, Gvllvnt and AFI Prive. 

Joburg Fashion Week is not just an event; it is a celebration of Africa's creative genius and the economic potential that it offers. AFI's unwavering dedication to the growth of the fashion industry and the empowerment of African talent will be vividly reflected in this year's event.


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