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Soweto gospel choir to perform with The Bala Brothers

Soweto gospel choir to perform with The Bala Brothers

46664 ambassadors, the Soweto Gospel Choir, return to London for two performances on Tuesday 3rd and Wednesday 4th August along with The Bala Brothers which includes Loyiso, also a 46664 ambassador. The choir and the Bala Brothers then head to the Edinburgh Festival to help one of the oldest Fringe venues, Assembly Theatre, celebrate 30 [...]

July 30, 2010 Elaine News, Schedule 0

Soweto Gospel Choir on Good Morning America

Soweto Gospel Choir on Good Morning America

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed on Good Morning America today. They sang the classic Pata Pata. Unfortunately, the video is no longer available at the GMA website 🙁   [...]

June 14, 2010 Elaine News 1

Live: FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Concert

Live: FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Concert

The kick-off concert is underway.  Watch is live here. Elo’s Play by Play: 2:05pmET: Hugh Masekela takes to the stage and is joined by Lira for a resounding version of the Makeba classic Pata Pata. 2:10pmET: SA President and FIFA President on stage. 2:15pmET: Black Eyed Peas on stage now.  Where is the Love? segue [...]

June 10, 2010 Elaine News 1

In Remembrance: Isaac Molefe

In Remembrance: Isaac Molefe

It is with a heavy heart that we share that Soweto Gospel Choir member Isaac Molefe (aka DJ) has passed. More info about what happened is in the article below. What a tragic tragedy.   I would like to extend my deepest condolences and prayers to DJ’s family and friends. Also, to the entire Soweto Gospel [...]

April 30, 2010 Elaine Articles, News 5

Soweto Gospel Choir to perform @ 2010 World Expo in Shanghai

Soweto Gospel Choir to perform @ 2010 World Expo in Shanghai

Hi everyone, The Soweto Gospel Choir is traveling to Shanghai, China to take part at the 2010 World Expo. Organizers of the Expo have confirmed to me that they will be taking part in the Opening Ceremonies and have performances at the African Pavilion from May 1-4. Hopefully I’ll be able to find some coverage–should [...]

April 23, 2010 Elaine News, Schedule 0

Soweto Gospel Choir to fight poverty through music

Soweto Gospel Choir to fight poverty through music

April 23, 2010 City of Joburg Release The Soweto Gospel Choir will collaborate with seven other African musicians to produce a song highlighting the importance of the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The song will be performed and released in June during the 2010 Fifa World Cup. The Millenium Development Goals were drafted nine years [...]

April 23, 2010 Elaine Articles, News 0

Choir tunes up ESPN for World Cup

Choir tunes up ESPN for World Cup

By Jack Majerus Bristol Press January 27, 2010 BRISTOL — The Soweto Gospel Choir served up gorgeous harmonies and impressive choreography to about 200 appreciative ESPN employees in the company cafeteria Wednesday. “I thought it was absolutely outstanding, spiritually moving, uplifting and inspirational,” said Ty Frison, studio director. “It kind of took me back to [...]

January 27, 2010 Elaine News, Photos 0

‘Grace’ on iTunes

‘Grace’ on iTunes

The Soweto Gospel Choir’s latest studio album Grace can now be downloaded on iTunes. Download here! [...]

January 27, 2010 Elaine News 0

Soweto Gospel Choir to perform at ESPN

Soweto Gospel Choir to perform at ESPN

By Jackie Majerus Bristol Press January 25, 2010 BRISTOL — Bringing its vocal harmonies northwestward, South Africa’s Soweto Gospel Choir is making a stop at ESPN Wednesday. The choir’s work will be some of the music featured during ESPN’s coverage of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association World Cup this summer, said Claude Mitchell, coordinating [...]

January 25, 2010 Elaine Articles, News 0

New Album: Grace

New Album: Grace

Grace is the Soweto Gospel Choir’s fourth studio album. The album was released in South Africa last year; and is now available in North America to coincide with the Choir’s North American tour beginning next week. I was lucky enough to get a copy last year and it’s an absolutely beautiful album that will not [...]

January 6, 2010 Elaine News 0