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Sentimental journey from Soweto to Sydney

Sentimental journey from Soweto to Sydney

Josephine Tovey April 23, 2008 Sydney Morning Herald Sipokazi Luzipo was rejected from the South African version of Popstars because she wasn’t the “right shape”, but six years later, she has reached musical heights that leave reality TV music competitions for dead. Singing with the Soweto Gospel Choir, the 24-year-old has toured the world, performed [...]

April 23, 2008 Elaine Articles 0

Soweto choir’s gospel with a difference

Soweto choir’s gospel with a difference

Diana Plater April 22, 2008 The Age The Soweto Gospel Choir, which is currently touring Australia, sings gospel but with a difference. Don’t expect your usual American-style gospel singing. These 26 singers, percussionists and dancers perform African-style with traditional songs in African languages including Xhosa, Zulu and Sotho as well as English and their own [...]

April 22, 2008 Elaine Articles 0

‘Jerusalem’ on RN Breakfast Sessions

‘Jerusalem’ on RN Breakfast Sessions

Choir members perform ‘Jerusalem’ during a visit with The RN Breakfast Sessions in Australia. Choir member featured:Sipokazi Luzipo, Rebecca Nyamane, Sibongile Makgathe, Thando Jiyane, Vusi Shabalala, Vusu Madondo, Sipho Ngcamu and Shimmy Jiyane, Please contact us if the above video(s) are no longer available/playing. Thank you. [...]

April 22, 2008 Elaine Videos 1

Grammy-winning Soweto Gospel Choir meets Madiba

Grammy-winning Soweto Gospel Choir meets Madiba

Mar 26 2008 SAPA (More photos behind the jump) The Soweto Gospel Choir presented their second Grammy Award to former president Nelson Mandela at his foundation in Houghton on Wednesday. Speaking on behalf of the choir, Sipokazi Luzipo thanked Madiba for meeting the group. “We thank you for seeing us. We are here to show [...]

March 26, 2008 Elaine Articles, News, Photos 0

Cape Town Festival

Cape Town Festival

Performing at the 2008 Cape Town Festival on March 20, 2008. [...]

March 21, 2008 Elaine Photos 0

Cape Town Festival

Cape Town Festival

Performing at the Cape Town Festival on March 21, 2008. Nomalanga [...]

March 21, 2008 Elaine Videos 0

‘World in Union’ in Girona

‘World in Union’ in Girona

Performing World in Union in Girona, Spain – December 2007. [...]

December 27, 2007 Elaine Videos 0

Photos: Barcelona Concert ’07

Photos: Barcelona Concert ’07

Photos of the Choir performing in Barcelona, Spain on December 24, 2007. Photo credits: Escaldes-Engordany [...]

December 24, 2007 Elaine Photos 0

‘O Happy Day’ in Amsterdam

‘O Happy Day’ in Amsterdam

Performing O Happy Day in Amsterdam, Netherlands with various special guests – December 2007. [...]

December 10, 2007 Elaine Videos 0

VPRO’s Vrije Geluiden Photos

VPRO’s Vrije Geluiden Photos

Taken from hansspeekenbrink’s VPRO’s Vrije Geluiden photo set. [...]

December 6, 2007 Elaine Photos 0