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Miriam Makeba : Miriam Makeba (#26)

Miriam Makeba | Miriam Makeba (May 1960)
RCA Victor (South Africa)
World / African – 34:42

“All day long we listen to American music. I don’t see why the radios in the US cannot even put aside one hour a day just to play music that is not American.” 881 more words


Incomplete Lyrics & Translation: Hauteng (Miriam Makeba)

Help, please? If you can help complete and translate the lyrics, please drop a comment or a message. Thank you // Ngiyabonga // Ke a leboha. 195 more words


Ruramai "Rudo" Musekiwa celebrates African heroines

Lupita Nyong’o, Miriam Makeba, Alek Wek, Lira and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie are just a few of the dynamic women featured in Ruramai “Rudo” Musekiwa’s Sibahle poster series. 193 more words

Visual Arts

Pata Pata (Miriam Makeba)

I think I’ll let Ed introduce the next artist …


Wendy Oldfield and Paul Hanmer to perform in KZN

SINGER-songwriters, Wendy Oldfield and Paul Hanmer, will be performing in KwaZulu-Natal as part of their nationwide Songlines tour. Their collaboration beautifully fuses jazz, folk, pop and African rhythms to produce a truly memorable sound. 706 more words


gentle dignity

the gentle dignity
read in a woman’s eyes –
goddess and queen

For Carpe Diem Special #157


Love Letter to South Africa

Who would have thought that I’d fall in love with a country? A place that is not mine by birth, a foreign land. Someone once drew the contour of the… 1,046 more words

South Africa