We need to get this out of the way early: no under 18s will be allowed into the venue (Orlando Stadium) on Saturday. No, not because Usher is that sexual, but you know, HANSA will be flowing freely. Anyway, the US singer is in the country for a one-night only performance, although he’s been in the country since Tuesday evening. We’re all hoping it’s not one of those 1 hour and then he’s off kind of shows.
A lot has already been tweeted and said, so we’ll just give you a numbers breakdown for Saturday.
6 LEGENDS IN THE MAKING- Mo and the Dark Knights (GP), Busi M (Western Cape), Shoelance (Eastern Cape), Mapak’shop (Northern Province), Mo Klaassik (FS) and Abdus (KZN)
30 000- The capacity for concert (although Orlando Stadium is a 45 000-seater)
50 000- The litres of water to be made available (who cares about the water? It’s a Hansa gig!)
30 000- The meals (does this mean no seconds? Jokes!)
40- The medics that will be in the vicinity
2- Doctors on call
450- Security personnel that will patrol the stadium
2 500- Hansa Festival of Legends staff on site
100 000- The watts of sound that will be pumping from 12.30pm until late on Saturday
25- Generators on site. I mean this is Joburg
320- Stage lights
2 100- The size of the stage in square metres
18- You won’t be allowed in if you’re under this age. No matter how many poster of the man