Get Ready to Toast 2017 with Some Red Red Wine and UB40's Greatest Hits

Tuesday 3 January 2017

Get Ready to Toast 2017 with Some Red Red Wine and UB40's Greatest Hits

UB40 hits the stage at venues around New Zealand this 2017.

The band that's enjoyed huge success over 30 years, with No.1 albums, multiple gold and platinum selling albums, Grammy nominations, 4 worldwide No. 1 hits and over 70 million in sales will perform in Taupo then at Martinborough, Queenstown and finally at Blenheim.

UB40's chart hits include Red Red Wine, Cherry Oh Baby, Kingston Town, (I Can't Help) Falling In Love With You, I Got You Babe, One in Ten, Rat in Mi Kitchen, If It Happens Again, Homely Girl... and the list goes on!

They will be joined on tour some of New Zealand's best-loved musicians, Boh Runga, Modern Maori Quartet and L.A.B. (Kora Brothers) up-and-coming-and coming dub, roots and soul 7-piece, Tunes Of I, who are now added to the South Island dates.

"We are thrilled with the line-up for these concerts," says promoter Jackie Sanders from Jacman Entertainment. We have a perfect mix of summer sounds to welcome in 2017.