Miriam Makeba deserves a more substantial piece, but for now we’ll start things off with the trailer for Mama Africa, a documentary that does a wonderful job of detailing her rich artistic and political life. 90 more words
I think most of us can agree that Monday is just not the best day. Somehow you feel unmotivated and a tad bit grumpy. Beat the Monday blues with a some soulful, funky music by the late great Miriam Makeba also known as Mama Africa.
June 16 is Youth Day in South Africa. It pays tribute to the brave youth who led a peaceful march in Soweto on June 16, 1976, to protest against the AfriKaans imposed language in the black schools. 51 more words