The announcement was made on Wednesday morning, with the band saying they are super excited to be performing in Cape Town and Pretoria later this year.
"Hello South Africa. We're coming to see you in Cape Town and Pretoria in November, get ready!" they say.
The American rock band from York, Pennsylvania, consists of Ed Kowalczyk, Chad Taylor, Patrick Dahlheimer and Chad Gracey.
Kowalczyk left the band in 2009 and was replaced by Chris Shinn, but re-joined in December 2016.
Live achieved worldwide success with their 1994 album, Throwing Copper, which has sold eight million copies in the U.S.
The band will be bringing a string of hits to SA, including: Lightning Crashes, Dolphin's Cry, Run to the Water and All Over You, to name a few.
GrandWest, Cape Town
Sun Arena, Times Square, Menlyn, Pretoria
Tickets go on sale on Thursday 25 May 2017 at Computicket.
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