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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Happy Birthday Fikile!

Happy Birthday Fikile!

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December 31, 2010 Elaine Features, Site Updates 0

On Tour: Rome Post Show with SA Ambassador

On Tour: Rome Post Show with SA Ambassador

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December 25, 2010 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Soweto Sounds: Amazing Grace & Where The Streets Have No Name

Soweto Sounds: Amazing Grace & Where The Streets Have No Name

For those who remember, one of the highlights from ESPN’s coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup were their television spots that featured U2 and the Soweto Gospel Choir. Collaborating together on some big ticket songs, their renditions of Amazing Grace, Where the Streets Have No Name, Put on Your Boots and Magnificent were simply [...]

December 23, 2010 Elaine Audio, Features 0

Christmas Carols, Soweto Gospel Choir style

Christmas Carols, Soweto Gospel Choir style

I thought I would repost these videos to celebrate the holiday season. Below are two videos of the Choir singing some classic Christmas Carols.  The videos are from their 2008 North American Tour and was sung during their encore during the holiday season. If you recall, it was during this time that the Choir was [...]

December 21, 2010 Elaine Videos 0

Season’s Greetings!

Season’s Greetings!

Wishing you and yours a wonderful holiday season and a prosperous new year! THANK YOU for being a part of the SGF family for another year; and please do continue your support for the Soweto Gospel Choir and this site into 2011–it should be an excellent year! [...]

December 21, 2010 Elaine Site Updates 2

Choir Candids: South African Embassy in Rome

Choir Candids: South African Embassy in Rome

The Soweto Gospel Choir were hosted by the South African Embassy in Rome, Italy last night. From what I’ve heard, it was a great night with some much missed South African food and wonderful hospitality from Ambassador Thenjiwe Mtintso and her staff. Jeho Fata was kind enough to share some of her photos from the [...]

December 19, 2010 Elaine Features, Photos 0

The Capital Beat — Sweet, Sweet ft. Soweto Gospel Choir

The Capital Beat — Sweet, Sweet ft. Soweto Gospel Choir

A Finnish reggae group, The Capital Beat just released a song entitled Sweet, Sweet that also features the Choir. The song is from a forthcoming album. [...]

December 17, 2010 Elaine News, Videos 0

On a wing and a prayer

On a wing and a prayer

December 15 2010 By Thandiwe Jumo IOL Through Grace, the Soweto Gospel Choir is confident that it will walk away with its third Grammy at the award ceremony next year. The popular gospel outfit’s fifth album Grace has been nominated in the Best Traditional World Music category. The choir won its first Grammy in 2007 [...]

December 15, 2010 Elaine Articles 0

Site Update: 46664 Concert Screen Captures

Site Update: 46664 Concert Screen Captures

I just added 400+ screen captures of the Choir from the 46664 Concert held in Cape Town back on November 29, 2003. Below are the pages with the screen caps: Wild World with Yusuf Islam and Peter Gabriel In Your Eyes with Peter Gabriel, Youssou n’Dour and Angelique Kidjo Biko with Peter Gabriel and Youssou [...]

December 15, 2010 Elaine Site Updates 0

Photos: Milano Concert

Photos: Milano Concert

Photos from the Milano, Italy show on December 13, 2010. Photo Credit: Angelo Redaelli, Independent News [...]

December 13, 2010 Elaine Photos 0