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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Video: Reaction to Boone, NC Concert

Video: Reaction to Boone, NC Concert

A great video from The Appalachian Online with crowd reaction to the Choir’s concert on January 28 at Appalachian State University. There are short snippets from the concert as well as a quick soundbyte from Lungi. [...]

January 28, 2012 Elaine Reviews, Videos 0

On Tour: Boone, NC Workshop

On Tour: Boone, NC Workshop

The Choir held a workshop this afternoon in Boone, NC.   Below is a photo from the event c/o Thembisa! [...]

January 28, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Video: Knoxville Concert

Video: Knoxville Concert

A video of the Soweto Gospel Choir performing their version of the classic Shosholoza from their Knoxville, TN concert on January 26.   [...]

January 26, 2012 Elaine Videos 0

Soweto Gospel Choir Comes to Gainesville

Soweto Gospel Choir Comes to Gainesville

January 26, 2012 By Kelsey Meany Gainsville inSITE The Soweto Gospel Choir, a seasoned bunch of soul-singers, is coming to Gainesville to perform at the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on Feb. 3. The two-time Grammy and Emmy award-winning choir from South Africa is touring the United States from January to April. [...]

January 26, 2012 Elaine Articles 0

Wilmington Radio Interview

Wilmington Radio Interview

Two-time Grammy-Winning Soweto Gospel Choir Comes to Wilmington Two members of the The Soweto Gospel Choir, winner of two Grammy Awards, stopped by WHQR studios on Tuesday. They spoke with Rachel Lewis Hilburn about singing with a mission, traveling the world, and what it’s like to perform with/for internationally-renowned luminaries like U-2’s Bono and Nelson [...]

January 24, 2012 Elaine Articles, Audio, Photos 0

Happy Birthday Thabang!

Happy Birthday Thabang!

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January 21, 2012 Elaine Features, Site Updates 0

Black History Month: Soweto Gospel Choir brings ‘peace, love and happiness’

Black History Month: Soweto Gospel Choir brings ‘peace, love and happiness’

By Melissa Wilson Special to the Toronto Star Jan 19, 2012 They’ve won two Grammys and an Emmy, performed around the world with the likes of Bono, Céline Dion, Josh Groban and Peter Gabriel, and this year they’ll celebrate their tenth anniversary together. The Soweto Gospel Choir might actually be the most successful group you’ve [...]

January 19, 2012 Elaine Articles 0

Meet the Soweto Gospel Choir

Meet the Soweto Gospel Choir

By Frank Ruggiero Mountain Times January 19, 2012 The Soweto Gospel Choir is not like most choirs. Its members are not classically trained, and they don’t read music. Yet they’ve performed with the likes of U2, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder and Josh Groban, while winning two Grammy awards and reaching No. 1 on Billboard’s World [...]

January 19, 2012 Elaine Articles 1

Happy Birthday Rebecca!

Happy Birthday Rebecca!

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January 19, 2012 Elaine Features, Site Updates 0

Soweto Gospel Choir sings in a language all fans of joyful music will understand

Soweto Gospel Choir sings in a language all fans of joyful music will understand

By Steve Wildsmith The Daily Times January 18, 2012 It’s a chorus of voices that transcends skin color, language barrier, cultural divide. The members of the Soweto Gospel Choir, which comes to East Tennessee next week, may be from Africa, and the members may sing in six of the 11 official languages of their native [...]

January 18, 2012 Elaine Articles 0