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RIP Madiba

RIP Madiba

Thank you Madiba! [...]

December 5, 2013 Elaine News 0

Woolworths Christmas Charity

Woolworths Christmas Charity

The Soweto Gospel Choir are taking part in Woolsworths Christmas campaign in partnership with Operation Smile South Africa. The Choir’s rendition of the James Brown classic I Feel Good can be seen below; with more information about the campaign. This Christmas, Woolworths and MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet have once again teamed up with Operation Smile South [...]

November 7, 2013 Elaine News, Videos 0

Europe Tour!

Europe Tour!

Hi everyone, Sorry for the lack of updates…been busy with work; but will start to catch up with everything SGF. The Choir will be traveling to Sweden today to kick off their tour that begins in Stockholm next week. They will be touring Europe until the end of the year–with stops in Sweden, UK, Ireland, [...]

October 26, 2013 Elaine News, Schedule 0

SGC Song on SYTYCD

SGC Song on SYTYCD

This past Tuesday, the Final 6 contestants of So You Think You Can Dance performed a group dance number to Soweto Gospel Choir’s Hlonolofatsa. Watch the video below–such joy! Great to see the Choir’s music reaching a larger audience. [...]

August 30, 2013 Elaine News, Videos 0

In Loving Memory: Vusi Madondo

In Loving Memory: Vusi Madondo

It is with a heavy heart that I share the sad news that founding member Vusi Madondo passed away yesterday. Vusi Sr. will be greatly missed as his smile could light up a room and his rich bass voice a crowd pleaser. I will always remember his joyful and happy spirit and fun antics. My [...]

September 18, 2012 Elaine News 0

The King of Waltz, André Rieu adds an extra show

The King of Waltz, André Rieu adds an extra show

Hunta Live Artslink May 19, 2012 The world’s number one classical artist, André Rieu, is about to embark on his biggest SA Tour to date – by adding another show at the Coca-Cola Dome. Demand to see the maestro and his Johann Strauss Orchestra perform their unforgettable, extravagant shows live in central Johannesburg for the [...]

May 19, 2012 Elaine Articles, News, Schedule 3

Nkosi’s Haven Ball

Nkosi’s Haven Ball

For fans in South Africa, the Choir will be performing at the upcoming Nkosi’s Haven Ball. Information below for those interested in attending and supporting such a great cause. Date: Friday 25 May Time: 6:30 for 7:00 pm Venue: The Central Country Lodge, Lonehill Price: R850 per person, (group bookings welcome) RSVP: Mark van der [...]

April 20, 2012 Elaine News, Schedule 0

Audio: NPR’s Tell Me Now

Audio: NPR’s Tell Me Now

The Choir on NPR’s Tell Me Now radio show hosted my Michel Martin.  This was aired today and recorded while the Choir was in Washington DC earlier in the week. The Choir performs several songs, and interviews with Shimmy and Kevin. [...]

February 16, 2012 Elaine Audio, News 0

SABC unveils plans for ANC celebrations

SABC unveils plans for ANC celebrations

Jan 3, 2012 Edward Tsumele Sowetan Live THE SABC has revealed its plans for the coverage of the ANC’s centenary celebrations in Bloemfontein on Sunday. TOP ACT: The Soweto Gospel Choir will perform during the ANC centenary celebrations in Bloemfontein on Sunday. PHOTO: VELI NHLAPO And as a precursor to the event, SABC2 is currently [...]

January 3, 2012 Elaine News, Photos, Schedule 1

Season’s Greetings!

Season’s Greetings!

Wishing you and yours a wonderful holiday season and an amazing 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 the new year–I have big plans for this site!  Be on the lookout! 🙂 [...]

December 20, 2011 Elaine News, Site Updates 0