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Malaika (My Angel)

Beautiful song popularized by Miriam Makeba and Harry Belafonte

Take a listen to the original which was written and composed by Fadhili William Mdawida

Malaika, nakupenda Malaika… 218 more words

▶ Miriam Makeba - A Luta Continua & Pata Pata '79 - YouTube

▶ Miriam Makeba – A Luta Continua & Pata Pata ’79 – YouTube.




Uploaded on Jul 13, 2006

Miriam Makeba performs live in the Dutch TV-studios in Hilversum, The Netherlands in 1979. 27 more words

Caught in the Middle (Haibun)

We’re used to thinking of cardinals as elegant, stately, proud birds – the showcase of every nature calendar! – but even the cardinal has a bad day now and then. 509 more words

Early June 1964

Michael came home singing along to a song. I had seen him do that before-but this time I didn’t know why. He came and looked around then smiled and sat on me. 189 more words

My Favorite Makeba Tune

My Idol, Miriam Makeba

Mama Afrika is among the greatest of African musicians, past and present.

My favorite of all of her tunes, Lakutshn Ilanga

Miriam Makeba - Mama Africa

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


Music Monday: Miriam Makeba -Pata Pata

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.

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