Monday 22nd October 2018,
Soweto Gospel Fans

Freedom

Description:
Grammy-winning Soweto Gospel Choir has thrilled major concert audiences nationwide, been featured on NPR’s Morning Edition, the Conan O’Brien Show, Emeril Live, A&E’s Breakfast With The Arts, hit #1 on the Billboard World Music chart and scored major media coverage around their huge tours. Freedom is Soweto Gospel Choir’s heartfelt tribute to international hero Nelson Mandela in celebration of the 100th anniversary of his birth. The album features iconic “struggle” songs associated with the liberation movement in South Africa, including compositions by Miriam Makeba, Harry Belafonte, Letta Mbulu and Mbogeni Ngema, creator of the hit musical “Sarafina.”

Track Listings:

  1. Sabashiya Abazali, Sabela, Thula Mtanami Medley
  2. Umandela Uthi Ayihlome Ihlasele
  3. Mama Ndiyalila
  4. Freedom Medley: Jikijela/Rolihlahla Mandela
  5. Ndikhokele O Yehova
  6. Hallelujah
  7. Ibambeni Webafana
  8. Spiritual Medley: Jesus On The Mainline/This Joy That I Have/When The Saints Go Marching In/Kuzohlatshelelwa
  9. Asimbonanga/Biko
  10. Bawo Thixo Somandla
  11. Umbombela
  12. Hamba Nahi Thixo Somandla