Ray Phiri

Zakifo Musik Festival

ZAKIFO is a premier live music festival, bringing the world’s biggest international musicians to the region, with a diverse and eclectic program ranging from pop to reggae and world music as well as indigenous sounds from Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands. The festival, now in its second year, happens over the weekend of 27/28 May 2016, with a week of music industry engagements, workshops and couch-sessions in the build-up.

ZAKIFO Music Festival Durban boasts an innovative urban festival concept and a world class line-up supported by the best international and local artists.

ZAKIFO are incredibly excited to announce the legendary Ray Phiri for the festival this year. Ray is one of the most highly regarded musicians on the continent and is held up as one of the great guitarists in Africa whose work has had a profound influence on pop music worldwide for the past 30 years.


Friday, May 26th, 2017


Durban, South Africa