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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Video: Mighty God ft. Joe Praize

Video: Mighty God ft. Joe Praize

Mighty God is a track off the Soweto Gospel Choir’s latest album, Divine Decade. In this uplifting song, the Choir collaborates with Joe Praize.  Check out the music video below! [...]

March 27, 2013 Elaine Videos 1

Video: Nick & Simon – South Africa Dream

Video: Nick & Simon – South Africa Dream

Nick & Simon are two well known Dutch artists that have a “reality show” where they visit different countries. Back in March 2013, they were in South Africa and shot several episodes, in which one featured the Soweto Gospel Choir. The clip shows the choir being introduced to them, an impromptu performance of Hlonolfatsa for [...]

March 20, 2013 Elaine Videos 0

Photos: Womad Festival New Plymouth

Photos: Womad Festival New Plymouth

Photos of the Choir performing at the Womad Festival in New Plymouth, New Zealand on March 16, 2013. Photo Credit: redchillihead, Michael Flyne [...]

March 16, 2013 Elaine Photos 0

Video: Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika

Video: Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika

From Pranishka Nayagar: The Soweto Gospel Choir performing an impromptu song at the Sydney Opera House in March 2013. This live rendition of the South African National Anthem just blew me away and it was filmed on my old iphone so you can imagine what this sounded like in person… [...]

March 14, 2013 Elaine Videos 0

Photos: Post Sydney Show

Photos: Post Sydney Show

Some pictures of the Choir after their show at the Sydney Opera House. Posted at this facebook page. [...]

March 14, 2013 Elaine Photos 0

Audio: Gold Coast Afternoon

Audio: Gold Coast Afternoon

It was 2003 when the Soweto Gospel choir was last performing in Australia. The 52 voice choir was originally established to celebrate unique sound of African Gospel music, and during the last decade they have won Emmy, Grammy and Oscar awards. They are now back for their 10th Anniversary tour to share their music tradition [...]

March 12, 2013 Elaine Audio, Photos 3

Video: Gospel music on 4KQ

Video: Gospel music on 4KQ

The Grammy award winning Soweto Gospel Choir joined 4KQ’s breakfast team Laurel, Gary and Mark for a live in studio performance this morning. Ahead of the choir’s performance on Wednesday night at Brisbane’s QPAC Concert Hall, seven of the choir’s members, including a drummer, jammed into the 4KQ studio. They discussed their 10th anniversary tour [...]

March 12, 2013 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Photos: Womad Festival Adelaide

Photos: Womad Festival Adelaide

Some photos of the Choir performing at the Womad Festival in Adelaide from March 10-11, 2013. Photo Credit: adelaidenow, festivalphoto, dazza50, bjwok     [...]

March 11, 2013 Elaine Photos 0

Choir Candids: 10th Anniversary Dinner

Choir Candids: 10th Anniversary Dinner

While on tour in Australia; the Choir celebrated their 10th Anniversary with a dinner out. Below are various photos of the evening courtesy of the SGC’s facebook page. [...]

March 8, 2013 Elaine Features, Photos 0

From South Africa with love, world-conquering Soweto Gospel Choir returns to Melbourne in anniversary tour

From South Africa with love, world-conquering Soweto Gospel Choir returns to Melbourne in anniversary tour

By Simon Plant Herald Sun March 08, 2013 IN 2003, the Soweto Gospel Choir boarded a bus for Frankston. The then newly formed company from South Africa was on a one-off tour through Australasia and a civic centre by the bay was hosting their first-ever ticketed gig. “Most of these kids had never had a [...]

March 8, 2013 Elaine Articles, Photos 0