Tuesday 25th June 2019,
Soweto Gospel Fans

Cecelia Manyama

Media: OUTsurance Partnership

Media: OUTsurance Partnership

Looks like the Soweto Gospel Choir have partnered up with South African insurance company OUTsurance in their funeral plans. The Choir have re-recorded some of their songs and OUTsurance has released these new versions in an In Loving Memory playlist. Listen, watch and view below! (I’m guessing all this was done in November/December of last [...]

March 2, 2019 Elaine Audio, Photos, Videos 0

Videos: B-Roll of Rehearsals & Interviews

Videos: B-Roll of Rehearsals & Interviews

Watch short video segments released by EFE and AFP of the Soweto Gospel Choir rehearsing in Rosebank post Grammy win. B-roll of choir rehearsing is primarily the second/home choir; with short interview snippets with Shimmy, Mulalo, Mary and Milton. [...]

March 2, 2019 Elaine Videos 0

Media: Opening the JSE

Media: Opening the JSE

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange celebrated the Soweto Gospel Choir on February 22, 2019. View videos and photos from the special morning below! Credit: SGC social, JSE and various others! …and the market is open! Probably the liveliest and LOUDEST one we’ve had so far. Thank you, @Sowetogospel choir. pic.twitter.com/9K3IPHgbjg — JSE (@JSE_Group) February 22, 2019 [...]

February 22, 2019 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Media: Nelson Mandela Tribute Lecture

Media: Nelson Mandela Tribute Lecture

The Soweto Gospel Choir took part in the Nelson Mandela Tribute lecture held by the Nelson Mandela Foundation on December 6, 2018 at the University of South Africa. The event was headlined by internationally renowned author and activist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and the 3rd/home choir provided the musical entertainment during the event. Photos of SGC from the [...]

December 6, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Media: Global Citizen Festival

Media: Global Citizen Festival

The Soweto Gospel Choir took part in the Global Citizen Festival held on December 2, 2018 from Johannesburg, South Africa. They The 3rd/home choir kicked off the festival with Rolihlahla Mandela, Umandela Uthi Ayihlome Ihlasele and the South African National Anthem (with the cutest children’s choir!). Next, they performed with WizKid and Eddie Vedder (Long Road and Better Man). A few members [...]

December 2, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Media: Next 100 Summit

Media: Next 100 Summit

The Soweto Gospel Choir opened up the Next 100 Summit on November 29, 2018 with a 18-minute long “mini-concert” in Johannesburg, South Africa. Songs the third/home choir performed were Hlonolofatsa, Avulekile Amasango/One Love, Rolihlahla Mandela, Umandela Uthi Ayihlome Ihlasele and Pata Pata. Photos and video below! (Credits: OkayAfrica) [...]

November 29, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Media: 2018 International Children’s Peace Prize

Media: 2018 International Children’s Peace Prize

A compilation of Soweto Gospel Choir on stage during the 2018 International Children’s Peace Prize held on November 20, 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa. With two touring choirs in North America and Europe during this time, a “third” choir was formed to cover all the local gigs that the main home-based second choir usually takes [...]

November 20, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Video: Keep Smiling

Video: Keep Smiling

A few members of the Soweto Gospel Choir took part in the Smile Foundation SA music video Keep Smiling that was released in early November 2018. Watch the music video below! [...]

November 4, 2018 Elaine Videos 0

Media: 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture

Media: 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture

Former President Barack Obama delivered the 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture on July 17, 2018. The Soweto Gospel Choir performed the South African national anthem and other songs during the event. Recap below: [...]

July 17, 2018 Elaine Photos 0

Media: Fes Concert

Media: Fes Concert

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed on the last day of the Fes Festival of World Sacred Music on June 30, 2018 in Fes, Morroco. Below are photos and videos from a magnificent night under the stars. Credit: Various social media accounts, official websites and blogs #Soweto Gospel Choir from #SouthAfrica @ “Sacred Music Festival” of the city of #Fez (#Morocco) [...]

June 30, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0