FRANCOIS VAN COKE rose to fame as the iconic front man of legendary South African rock bands Fokofpolisiekar and Van Coke Kartel. On the 8 th of April 2015, Francois launched his self – titled debut solo album and kicked his solo career into gear with the release of the most poignant ballad of that year -Toe Vind Ek Jou
featuring Karen Zoid. Records caved quickly after this release. It was the first Afrikaans album and single to simultaneously jump to number 1 positions on the SA iTunes Store that year. The song was downloaded more than 20 000 times on iTunes thus achieving Platinum status as a single.
The music video for for Vind Ek Jou was viewed over a million times within 6 month and was announced as the biggest Afrikaans music video of 2015 with numerous number 1’s on radio, massive media coverage and regular sold out shows, Francois solo career hit the ground running and paved the way for the release of his second full length album, Hierdie is die Lewe (This is the Life)
Francois van Coke will write his third full length album during this year, but in the meantime fans can look forward to a Francois van Coke and Friends EP which will be released during the course of 2018.
**PLEASE NOTE: DINNER FROM 6.30/7PM. SHOW TO START AT 8.30PM