Thursday 21st February 2019,
Soweto Gospel Fans

Thembisa Khuzwayo

Video: Grammy Reactions

Video: Grammy Reactions

A short video clip of reactions on the Grammy win from several members of the Soweto Gospel Choir back at home in Soweto.   [...]

February 11, 2019 Elaine Videos 0

Video: David Rocco’s Dolce Africa: Soweto

Video: David Rocco’s Dolce Africa: Soweto

Celebrity chef, David Rocco‘s new season of his television show has him traveling to Africa. In the fourth episode, David explores Soweto and spends some time with the Soweto Gospel Choir. Below is a preview of the Soweto episode: The series is already airing on various networks worldwide (ie. TLN in Canada, National Geographic in Asia etc.); so [...]

December 24, 2018 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

In Concert: Bridge Over Troubled Waters

In Concert: Bridge Over Troubled Waters

Going back to the 2017 Asia Tour for today’s update… Watch the Soweto Gospel Choir perform their classic Bridge Over Troubled Waters during their concert on October 26, 2017 from Macau. Maserame leads off the song and is joined by Sibongile (Jef) in the SGC’s classic rendition. [...]

December 9, 2018 Elaine Features, Videos 0

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