Monday 17th December 2018,
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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

Media: Idols SA Recap

Media: Idols SA Recap

The home based choir were special guests on Idols SA on October 28, 2018. During the show the choir performed with the Top 4 singers as well as with Rebecca Malope. Videos and photos from the show below! Moya Wam with Top 5 and Rebecca Malope: I am Somewhere with Rebecca Malope: Lion of Judah [...]

October 28, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Media: Discovery South Africa Event

Media: Discovery South Africa Event

Discovery South Africa introduced Olympic champion Caster Semenya as their Ambassador, and held a huge event in her honour at their headquarters on October 4, 2018. The Soweto Gospel Choir performed during the event, where they welcome Caster in song and led the entire building in the South African national anthem. You will notice some familiar [...]

October 4, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Photos: 2018 News UK Travel Awards

Photos: 2018 News UK Travel Awards

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed at the 2018 News UK Travel Awards held by South African Tourism on September 20, 2018 at the Bakubung Bush Lodge. Photo Credit: SGC social [...]

September 20, 2018 Elaine Photos 0

In Concert Flashback: Emlangeni/Iyelele

In Concert Flashback: Emlangeni/Iyelele

Pulled this video out of archives by special request from big time SGC fan Sefanaia from Fiji — he wanted a video where Maserame sang the entire part of Iyelele….you ask, I deliver! From the 2014 North American tour, this is the choir singing their infamous Emlangeni/Iyelele at the Riviera Theatre in North Tonawanda, New [...]

April 14, 2018 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Libala Kuye

Choir Candids: Libala Kuye

Going back a few years…. This is another great video of the Soweto Gospel Choir during their sound check performing Libala Kuye at the Town Hall in New York City, NY on March 2, 2012. This great footage is courtesy of the OkayAfrica team who have kindly shared their raw footage of the choir from [...]

February 3, 2018 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Music Video: Where Will It End

Music Video: Where Will It End

Watch the beautiful video of the Soweto Gospel Choir collaborating with Assieme Edizioni on the song Where Will it End alongside Clayton Bryant.   More details about the project: Assieme Edizioni is run by composer/producer Mariano Schiavolini and features music and videos done in collaboration with artists around the world. Through art, we strive to share a message of [...]

September 28, 2017 Elaine Videos 0