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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

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

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

2017 Asia Tour: Impromptu Amazing Grace

2017 Asia Tour: Impromptu Amazing Grace

At the Kawasaki, Japan show on October 23, 2017; Shimmy asked the crowd if they wanted more during the encore and a cute old Japanese man REALLY wanted the choir to sing Amazing Grace! He starts singing and SGC joins in. What a fun, spontaneous moment! [...]

October 23, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

2017 Asia Tour: Calvary Soundcheck

2017 Asia Tour: Calvary Soundcheck

The Soweto Gospel Choir perform Calvary during their soundcheck in Kawasaki, Japan on October 23, 2017. Great seeing Matshepo on the road again, leading this one! [...]

October 23, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0