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Blake and friends bring pop-classical mix to stage

The Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra and Icelandic tenor Gardar Cortes will perform with the award-winning British trio at a series of concerts that promise to combine opera, classical, musicals and pop harmonies.

South African music

  In 1897, Enoch Sontonga, then a teacher, composed the hymn Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika (God Bless Africa), which was later adopted by the liberation movement and, after...

Brenda, Township Madonna

Brenda Fassie, wild child of South African pop, gave a voice to marginalised black South Africans - and got people dancing across the colour line. Despite drug addiction, divorce, the death of her lesbian lover and more, Fassie continued to deliver the goods, becoming the biggest-selling artist SA has produced.


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