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Soweto gospel choir to perform with The Bala Brothers

Soweto gospel choir to perform with The Bala Brothers

46664 ambassadors, the Soweto Gospel Choir, return to London for two performances on Tuesday 3rd and Wednesday 4th August along with The Bala Brothers which includes Loyiso, also a 46664 ambassador. The choir and the Bala Brothers then head to the Edinburgh Festival to help one of the oldest Fringe venues, Assembly Theatre, celebrate 30 [...]

July 30, 2010 Elaine News, Schedule 0

Soweto Gospel Choir on Good Morning America

Soweto Gospel Choir on Good Morning America

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed on Good Morning America today. They sang the classic Pata Pata. Unfortunately, the video is no longer available at the GMA website 🙁   [...]

June 14, 2010 Elaine News 1

Live: FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Concert

Live: FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Concert

The kick-off concert is underway.  Watch is live here. Elo’s Play by Play: 2:05pmET: Hugh Masekela takes to the stage and is joined by Lira for a resounding version of the Makeba classic Pata Pata. 2:10pmET: SA President and FIFA President on stage. 2:15pmET: Black Eyed Peas on stage now.  Where is the Love? segue [...]

June 10, 2010 Elaine News 1

World Cup Fever!

World Cup Fever!

Is everyone getting excited about the World Cup?  I sure am, and you’ll be seeing the Soweto Gospel Choir all over the place the next few weeks. First up, the Choir will be taking part in the World Cup Kick-Off Concert tomorrow. You can watch a live stream of the concert at Vevo while ABC [...]

June 9, 2010 Elaine News, Videos 1

8 Goals for Africa

8 Goals for Africa

Below is the UNDP’s music video for its’ 8 Goals for Africa song campaign.  The Soweto Gospel Choir is featured with many of the continent’s well known artists. Project Info: Helen Clark, the chair of the UN Development Group which brings together all UN agencies working in development, today launched 8 Goals for Africa, a [...]

May 15, 2010 Elaine News, Photos, Videos 5

In Remembrance: Isaac Molefe

In Remembrance: Isaac Molefe

It is with a heavy heart that we share that Soweto Gospel Choir member Isaac Molefe (aka DJ) has passed. More info about what happened is in the article below. What a tragic tragedy.   I would like to extend my deepest condolences and prayers to DJ’s family and friends. Also, to the entire Soweto Gospel [...]

April 30, 2010 Elaine Articles, News 5

Soweto Gospel Choir to perform @ 2010 World Expo in Shanghai

Soweto Gospel Choir to perform @ 2010 World Expo in Shanghai

Hi everyone, The Soweto Gospel Choir is traveling to Shanghai, China to take part at the 2010 World Expo. Organizers of the Expo have confirmed to me that they will be taking part in the Opening Ceremonies and have performances at the African Pavilion from May 1-4. Hopefully I’ll be able to find some coverage–should [...]

April 23, 2010 Elaine News, Schedule 0

ESPN Launches 2010 FIFA World Cup “One Game Changes Everything”

ESPN Launches 2010 FIFA World Cup “One Game Changes Everything”

ESPN Media Zone Network’s presentation to include U2 and Soweto Gospel Choir SGF Note: One additional ESPN/FIFA WC spot behind the jump (none feature the Choir, yet). ESPN’s unprecedented coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup will include U2 and South Africa’s own Soweto Gospel Choir. These Grammy Award-winning groups will be featured in a [...]

April 23, 2010 Elaine News, Videos 0

Soweto Gospel Choir to fight poverty through music

Soweto Gospel Choir to fight poverty through music

April 23, 2010 City of Joburg Release The Soweto Gospel Choir will collaborate with seven other African musicians to produce a song highlighting the importance of the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The song will be performed and released in June during the 2010 Fifa World Cup. The Millenium Development Goals were drafted nine years [...]

April 23, 2010 Elaine Articles, News 0

Video: Walking on Sunshine

Video: Walking on Sunshine

While the Choir was in England last year, they recorded Katrina and the Waves‘ “Walking on Sunshine” to mark the 25th anniversary of the song. Below is the video of the song, and behind the scenes footage. Soloists include Kevin, Shimmy, SK, Sibongile and Rebecca. Additional info: The two-time Grammy Award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir have [...]

April 16, 2010 Elaine News, Videos 1