Wednesday 19th December 2018,
Soweto Gospel Fans

Cecelia Manyama

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

Media: GIG2018 Festival

Media: GIG2018 Festival

The Soweto Gospel Choir took part in GIG2018 (God is Great) on May 12, 2018. Photos and video below of the event shared on both GIG and SGC’s social channels. [...]

May 12, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Media: Chance the Rapper’s Concert

Media: Chance the Rapper’s Concert

Chance the Rapper performed in Johannesburg on April 30, 2018, and the Soweto Gospel Choir joined him on stage. A recap of various videos and photos from the night are below!  Electrifying!  Chance walked off and everyone thought the concert was done. *enters @Sowetogospel and kills their performance* pic.twitter.com/ePyLE5UJvG — light. (@lesedi_lk14) May 1, 2018 Blessings (reprise) with [...]

April 30, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Media: ‘Symphonic Soweto’ official launch

Media: ‘Symphonic Soweto’ official launch

Members of the Soweto Gospel Choir performed with Wouter Kellerman at the official launch of their album Symphonic Soweto at Universal Music on April 25, 2018. Photos and video below from SGC social media: Had so much fun at our launch of 'Symphonic Soweto – Tribute to Nelson Mandela' with the amazing Soweto Gospel Choir! 🙂 Thnx so much to @ClassicFM1027 [...]

April 25, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0