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Femi Koya to perform at Niki's Oasis

FEMI Koya will be performing at Niki’s Oasis at 138 Bree Street, Newtown, Johannesburg, at 8 pm on May 20 as part of the Africa Month Celebrations. 260 more words

STIMELA: Hugh Masekela

Of new slave labor and the working poor.
This is endemic, everywhere.

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Gold: Hugh Masekela

Hugh Masekela.
I have known of Hugh Masekela for about a decade now, and met him, in 2008 at the grand Opening of the African Leadership Academy, my A levels school, in Johannesburg. 170 more words

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Celebrate the life of Brenda Fassie in Newtown

THERE will be a book reading and discussion of I’m Not Your Weekend Special: Portraits on the life, style and politics of Brenda Fassie, edited by Bongani Madondo, at the Newtown Junction Mall at 6.30 pm on May 5. 318 more words

Black Coffee feat. Hugh Masekela - We Are One (Culoe De Song Remix) (Vega Records)

Born in Kwa-Guqa Township, Witbank, Hugh Masekela began singing and playing piano as a child, before learning trumpet by the age of 14, with his first instrument of the likes gven to him by Archbishop Trevor Huddleston, the anti-Apartheid chaplain at St. 157 more words


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Humble South African Superstars

While walking to work (read: going to pick up 32 Swedish tourists for a day exploring the Cape Peninsula) I literally stumbled upon a concert with South African trumpeter and jazz superstar Hugh Masekela. 167 more words

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