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Choir to perform in Stellenbosch

Choir to perform in Stellenbosch

The Soweto Gospel Choir will for the very first time perform at the Oude Libertas Amphitheatre in Stellenbosch. Their latest show is called African Spirit, because it takes the audience on a wonderful spiritual journey, with a variety of songs that deal with the upliftment and strength of the human spirit, whether expressed through the [...]

December 29, 2008 Elaine News, Schedule 0

Handicapping the Oscar race for best song

Handicapping the Oscar race for best song

Todd Martens December 9, 2008 Los Angeles Times Finding music worthy of an original song nomination wasn’t much of a challenge the last two years. As evidence, three selections from “Enchanted” were nominated in 2008 and three from “Dreamgirls” in 2007. But in early summer, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences altered the [...]

December 9, 2008 Elaine News 0

Choir lands third Grammy nomination

Choir lands third Grammy nomination

by Noughty Maluleke and JoNews Reporter City of Johannesburg December 8, 2008 Winning awards is one of the things the Soweto Gospel Choir does well. The other is helping those in need. There is the singing also, of course. The Soweto Gospel Choir has been nominated for a third Grammy Award – with two wins [...]

December 8, 2008 Elaine Articles, News 0

Choir on verge of Grammy greatness

Choir on verge of Grammy greatness

05 December 2008 Edward Tsumele Sowetan The Soweto Gospel Choir is on the brink of bringing more glory and honour to Mzansi. The globe-trotting outfit has been nominated yet again for a Grammy Award – the third consecutive year in the group’s history. Last year they walked away with a Grammy, bringing their haul of [...]

December 5, 2008 Elaine News 0

SGC featured on SYTYCD Canada

SGC featured on SYTYCD Canada

Two songs by the Soweto Gospel Choir were featured in the first season of So You Think You Can Dance – Canada. Check out both dances below: Unfortunately, the video is no longer available to view. If you have a copy of this video, please contact me. Thanks! Lots of fun! [...]

November 21, 2008 Elaine News, Videos 0

RIP Mama Africa

RIP Mama Africa

Miriam Makeba, the South African singer whose voice stirred hopes of freedom among millions in her country with music that was banned by the apartheid authorities she struggled against, died overnight after performing at a concert in Italy on Sunday. She was 76. New York Times’ full obituary: Miriam Makeba, 76, Singer and Activist, Dies [...]

November 10, 2008 Elaine Miscellaneous, News 0

Choir at the Enloe Medical Center

Choir at the Enloe Medical Center

As a community partner with Chico Performances, Enloe was a co-sponsor of the Soweto Gospel Choir’s performance at Laxson Auditorium on Sunday, October 12, 2008. Enloe’s sponsorship of these programs reflects the Planetree Philosophy that the arts and community are important aspects of a healing environment for everyone.  Members of the Grammy-award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir [...]

October 13, 2008 Elaine News, Photos 0

DVD Launch Photos

DVD Launch Photos

Taken from represent.co.za’s DVD launch at Maponya Mall photo set.  [...]

September 29, 2008 Elaine News, Photos 0

‘2015 Call of Action’ Campaign Photos

‘2015 Call of Action’ Campaign Photos

01 September 2008 Oryx Media The acclaimed, Grammy award-winning Soweto Gospel choir perform at the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town at the launch of the ‘2015 Call of Action’ campaign hosted by the Royal Embassy of Denmark. The campaign forms part of the Millennium Development Goals set by world leaders in 2000 and is [...]

September 1, 2008 Elaine News, Photos 0

Soweto Gospel Choir down with the robots

Soweto Gospel Choir down with the robots

Levi’s Original Music Andrew Thompson 16 Jul 2008 The Soweto Gospel Choir can’t seem to put a note out of place these days, and now the Grammy Award winning group that’s serenaded the likes of Oprah, Madiba and Desmond Tutu, has just managed to find a spot on one of the year’s biggest Disney flicks [...]

July 16, 2008 Elaine News 0