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Soweto Gospel Fans

Getting to Know

Getting to Know: Zanele Ngcamu

Getting to Know: Zanele Ngcamu

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I grew up in Soweto in a place called Zola. Zola is mostly known as the place where most kwaito (SA rap music) comes from. When I was 7 years old, we moved to a suburb called Protea Glen. Loved being with my [...]

April 23, 2012 Elaine Features 0

Getting to Know: Melusi Ndawonde

Getting to Know: Melusi Ndawonde

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I grew in a rural area in kwaZuluNatal called Limmehill in Ladysmith. What is your fondest childhood memory? I don’t have a fond memory exactly because, you know, being a boy you always get yourself in different situations. But what I remember is [...]

April 1, 2012 Elaine Features 1

Getting to Know: Jeho Fata

Getting to Know: Jeho Fata

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I was born in Alice, Eastern Cape in South Africa. It is a very small town with absolutely nothing interesting to do. What were your fondest childhood memories? I had a friend in high school and we both had  scrapbooks where we wrote [...]

March 21, 2012 Elaine Features 1

Getting to Know: Nertia Mofokeng

Getting to Know: Nertia Mofokeng

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I grew up in a small quiet town of Mpumalanga. Had music always played an important role in your life? Music has allowed me to become upgraded. Have you always known that you were meant to be a performer? For sure! When did [...]

March 3, 2011 Elaine Features 0

Getting to Know: Lungisani Mhlongo

Getting to Know: Lungisani Mhlongo

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I was born in a rural area called Somshoek in KZN region, in a small town called Wasbank. What is your fondest childhood memory? When my father bought me the bicycle of my dreams—I was the only boy my age who owned a [...]

December 4, 2010 Elaine Features 0

Getting to Know: Phili Faya

Getting to Know: Phili Faya

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I grew up in Durban, KwaMashu township in a musical family: my uncle was a music teacher, and my dad was a guitarist. What were your fondest childhood memories? I always remembered the time when we used to sing together when we were [...]

February 1, 2009 Elaine Features 2

Getting to Know: Thembisa Khuzwayo

Getting to Know: Thembisa Khuzwayo

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I was raised by my great-grandparents in one of South Africa’s nine provinces called KwaZulu-Natal in a small town that has become very well known around the world for its earthy, rhythmic and powerful harmonies: Ladysmith. Well, it was a very basic upbringing [...]

January 8, 2009 Elaine Features 0

Getting to Know: An Introduction

Getting to Know: An Introduction

One major goal of Soweto Gospel Fans is to provide SGC fans with features that are unique to this site—stuff you cannot find anywhere else. With this goal in mind, I thought it would be appropriate to kick-off this section with a feature where we could meet members of the Choir. Who are the people [...]

January 8, 2009 Elaine Features 0