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2017 Asia Tour: Asimbonanga/Biko

2017 Asia Tour: Asimbonanga/Biko

The Soweto Gospel Choir perform their classic version of Asimbonanga/Biko during sound check on October 27, 2017 in Kwai Tsing, Hong Kong. Victor and Lindi do such a great job in the lead parts–such a chilling song. [...]

December 1, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

2017 Asia Tour: Libala Kuye – Four Ways

2017 Asia Tour: Libala Kuye – Four Ways

Watch the Soweto Gospel Choir perform Libala Kuye at four different sound checks during their 2017 Asia Tour: Kawasaki (Japan), Macau, Kwai Tsing and Yuen Long (Hong Kong). [...]

November 26, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

2017 Asia Tour: U Jesu Uphakem

2017 Asia Tour: U Jesu Uphakem

The Soweto Gospel Choir perform U Jesu Uphakem during their sound check in Tokyo, Japan on October 24, 2017. This was a fun song to shoot. You can just see the joy radiating from members of the choir–even for something as simple as a song during sound check! [...]

November 23, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

2017 Asia Tour: Xikwembu Xa Hina

2017 Asia Tour: Xikwembu Xa Hina

The Soweto Gospel Choir begin their sound check by singing Xikwembu Xa Hina on October 23, 2017 in Kawasaki, Japan. [...]

November 17, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Photo: Dumisa TV

Photo: Dumisa TV

Members of the Soweto Gospel Choir shot a segment on the program Khonza Nathi that will air on Dumisa TV. [...]

November 12, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

2017 Asia Tour: Wahalalela Jeso

2017 Asia Tour: Wahalalela Jeso

The Soweto Gospel Choir begin their sound check by singing Whahalalela Jeso on October 26, 2017 in Macau. [...]

November 10, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

2017 Asia Tour – Jerusalem / Bayete

2017 Asia Tour – Jerusalem / Bayete

For their second show in Tokyo, Japan on October 24, 2017; the Soweto Gospel Choir were asked to bring back one of their older/classic songs — Jerusalem (Holy City)/Bayete right before the show. As the SGC can do; they quickly rehearsed the song during the sound check; going over the arrangement/parts/movements and in no time [...]

November 5, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

In every song thrown to the heavens, celebrate the union and the freedom

In every song thrown to the heavens, celebrate the union and the freedom

The below article was posted on Ponto Final, a Portuguese language website based in Macau. I have included the original Portuguese text below and a very basic translation done online into English below it. Text: Sílvia Gonçalves Photography: Eduardo Martins Source: Ponto Final Date: October 27, 2017 Original Portuguese text: Em cada cântico atirado aos céus, [...]

October 27, 2017 Elaine Articles 0

South Africa gospel choir make Macau debut

South Africa gospel choir make Macau debut

Friday, October 27, 2017 Macau Daily Times The Choir brought 20 members of its 54-person strong choir to its concert last night – the group’s first ever in Macau – which featured songs from across its 15-year repertoire. Gospel is a genre of Christian music, which can date its roots back to the late-18th century. [...]

October 27, 2017 Elaine Articles, Photos 0

2017 Asia Tour: Thabeng Ea Sione

2017 Asia Tour: Thabeng Ea Sione

Half of the Soweto Gospel Choir took part in a press conference before their show in Macau on October 26, 2017. Here they are singing “Thabeng Ea Sione”. [...]

October 26, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0