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Soweto Gospel Choir wins again

Soweto Gospel Choir wins again

by Millicent Kgowedi     12 February 2008  City of Johannesburg There is another award on the trophy shelf for the Soweto Gospel Choir, which has received its second Grammy for the album, African Spirit. A proud Soweto Gospel Choir has received its second Grammy Award in Los Angeles, winning the Best Traditional World Music category for [...]

February 12, 2008 Elaine Articles, News 0

Second Grammy Win!

Second Grammy Win!

Lucas Bok (L) and Shimmy Jiyane of the Soweto Gospel Choir pose with their Grammy awards for Best Traditional World Music Album for “African Spirit” at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles February 10, 2008. [...]

February 10, 2008 Elaine News, Photos 0

Soweto theatre-lover honoured

Soweto theatre-lover honoured

City of Johannesburg 26 September 2007 FOR the past seven years Siphiwe Msimango has been bringing people from Soweto to Joburg’s theatres to experience the joy of live performance. And Msimango was honoured by the Johannesburg Civic Theatre on Saturday, 22 September for his efforts to introduce people to the theatre world, right after the [...]

September 26, 2007 Elaine News 0

You’re forgiven for not knowing a thing about SA’s Grammy award winners

You’re forgiven for not knowing a thing about SA’s Grammy award winners

Andrew Walker 18 February 2007 Sunday Independent When one wins an award as prestigious as a Grammy, instant international stardom is expected. You would expect to become an A-list celebrity rubbing shoulders with the who’s who, picking and choosing your concerts – not to mention being entitled to stake your appearance fee, no matter how [...]

February 18, 2007 Elaine Articles, News 0

SGC Wins Grammy!

SGC Wins Grammy!

Members of the Soweto Gospel Choir accept the award for best traditional world music album for “Blessed” at the 49th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 11, 2007, in Los Angeles. [...]

February 11, 2007 Elaine News, Photos 0

Soweto choir rocks the world

Soweto choir rocks the world

Valerie Boje 8 February 2007 Pretoria News Three people behind the success of South Africa’s super choir, the Soweto Gospel Choir, are on their way to the US and the 49th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday. Producer/director Beverly Bryer, musical director David Mulovhedzi and record producer Robin Hogarth leave South Africa today. Twenty-five [...]

February 8, 2007 Elaine Articles, News 0