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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Grammy-winning Soweto Gospel Choir meets Madiba

Grammy-winning Soweto Gospel Choir meets Madiba

Mar 26 2008 SAPA (More photos behind the jump) The Soweto Gospel Choir presented their second Grammy Award to former president Nelson Mandela at his foundation in Houghton on Wednesday. Speaking on behalf of the choir, Sipokazi Luzipo thanked Madiba for meeting the group. “We thank you for seeing us. We are here to show [...]

March 26, 2008 Elaine Articles, News, Photos 0

Courtesy Call w/Nelson Mandela

Courtesy Call w/Nelson Mandela

The Soweto Gospel Choir paid a courtesy call to Nelson Mandela at the Nelson Mandela Foundation yesterday. They wanted him to share in their excitement after winning the Grammy for best traditional world music album music recently. Pic Neil McCartney [...]

March 26, 2008 Elaine Photos 0

From Eastwood to Hollywood

From Eastwood to Hollywood

24 Mar 2008 Margaret von Klemperer The Witness Members of the Rugby World Cup team who had local connections were fêted by the city when they returned from France — but the man who for the past two years has been on stage at the Grammy Awards to collect a Grammy for South Africa slips [...]

March 24, 2008 Elaine Articles 0

Cape Town Festival

Cape Town Festival

Performing at the 2008 Cape Town Festival on March 20, 2008. [...]

March 21, 2008 Elaine Photos 0

Cape Town Festival

Cape Town Festival

Performing at the Cape Town Festival on March 21, 2008. Nomalanga [...]

March 21, 2008 Elaine Videos 0

The Power of Soweto’s Song

The Power of Soweto’s Song

By Alex Perry Mar. 19, 2008 Time Magazine, World Edition You’d expect that winning two Grammies would mean you could give up the day job. But when I meet the Soweto Gospel Choir’s co-founder, David Mulovhedzi, at his home outside Johannesburg — two weeks after the choir won Best Traditional World Music Album for the [...]

March 19, 2008 Elaine Articles 0

Singin’ Gospel Soulfood

Singin’ Gospel Soulfood

By Tom Cardy 14 March 2003 Dominion Post There’s a big difference between the Soweto Gospel Choir, which performs in Wellington tomorrow, and American gospel groups. While both sing songs that stir the soul and get a crowd clapping, expect a lot more dancing and drums with the Soweto style. This is because the choir’s [...]

March 14, 2008 Elaine Articles 0

Video: Choir in Dublin, Ireland

Video: Choir in Dublin, Ireland

The Bubble featured the Soweto Gospel Choir during their stop in Dublin, Ireland on March 10, 2008. Video features interviews with Sipokazi Luzipo and Bongani Ncube. [...]

March 10, 2008 Elaine Videos 0

President Mbeki meets award winning Soweto Gospel Choir

President Mbeki meets award winning Soweto Gospel Choir

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March 2, 2008 Elaine News, Photos 0