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Sipokazi Luzipo

Singing their praises

Singing their praises

May 24, 2008 By Scott Kara New Zealand Herald Like many of the singers in the Soweto Gospel Choir, Sipokazi Luzipo had little before she joined its ranks. She had graduated from high school but, because her mother was a single parent, the family had no money and no chance to give her a higher [...]

May 24, 2008 Elaine Articles Comments Off on Singing their praises

SGC on Sunrise

SGC on Sunrise

The Soweto Gospel Choir perform ‘This Little Light of Mine’ for Sunrise, an Australian morning show. Songs featured:This Little Light of Mine Choir members featured:Sipokazi Lupzipo Unfortunately, the video is no longer available to view. If you have a copy of this video, please contact me. Thanks! [...]

May 21, 2008 Elaine Videos Comments Off on SGC on Sunrise

SGC on Nine’s ‘Today’

SGC on Nine’s ‘Today’

A feature about the SGC on Nine’s ‘Today’ in Australia. Songs featured:Ahuna Ya Tswanag Le Jesu, Hlohonolofatsa, Sisazoyivuma Le Ngoma, This Little Light of Mine, Avulekile Amasango / One Love, Seteng Sediba, Woza Meli Wami, Woza Moyam and I’ll Remember You. Clips featured: Concert footage, rehearsal footage, visit to Nkosi’s Haven. Choir members featured:Sipokazi Lupzipo [...]

May 18, 2008 Elaine Videos Comments Off on SGC on Nine’s ‘Today’

African Spirit’s a star act

African Spirit’s a star act

Jo Litson 18 May 2008 Sunday Telegraph Sipokazi Luzipo was rejected by South African Popstars because of her ample figure — and has been praising the Lord ever since. Told about Luzipo by friends working on the reality TV show, Johannesburg producer Beverly Bryer rang her to ask if she’d like to audition for a [...]

May 18, 2008 Elaine Articles 1

Top Gospel Choir in Town

Top Gospel Choir in Town

Fiji Daily Post 10-May-2008 The world famous Soweto Gospel Choir arrived into the country on Thursday night for the Fiji leg of their African Spirit Tour which include the United Kingdom, Australia and Lebanon. Comprising of young musicians, ranging from 16 to 40 years of, Soweto Gospel Choir was created by Australian producers Andrew Kay, [...]

May 10, 2008 Elaine Articles Comments Off on Top Gospel Choir in Town

African choir brings message of hope

African choir brings message of hope

09/05/2008 Fiji Live Soweto Gospel senior choir members Sipokazi Luzipo and Vusi Junior say their message in the two-day concerts in Fiji is one of hope and faith in God. Speaking to Fijilive.com at a press conference at the Suva Motor Inn this morning, 24-year-old Luzipo, who is a lead soprano for the world renowned [...]

May 9, 2008 Elaine Articles Comments Off on African choir brings message of hope

Snapshot: Sipokazi Luzipo

Snapshot: Sipokazi Luzipo

Jane Scott 30 April 2008 Brisbane News SIPOKAZI LUZIPO 24 // ALTO AND NARRATOR, SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR After every performance, four of us from the choir go out and collect donations from the audience for our charity, Nkosi’s Haven Vukani. Nkosi Johnson was an AIDS activist in South Africa. He was very young when he [...]

April 30, 2008 Elaine News Comments Off on Snapshot: Sipokazi Luzipo

Gospel gold of Soweto

Gospel gold of Soweto

Paul Stewart 27 April 2008 Sunday Herald Sun South African gospel singer Sipokazi Luzipo confesses that Nelson Mandela was disappointed when he met her and fellow members of the Soweto Gospel Choir. “We had just won our second Grammy award and went to show Nelson Mandela our prize, but he said he was very upset [...]

April 27, 2008 Elaine Articles Comments Off on Gospel gold of Soweto

Pop flop tunes into success

Pop flop tunes into success

The Daily Telegraph by Stephen Downie April 25, 2008 Sipokazi Luzipo is not a pop star and yet, reading her resume, you could be forgiven for thinking completely the opposite. As part of the Grammy Award-winning singing group, South Africa’s Soweto Gospel Choir, she has sung alongside Celine Dion, Bono, Led Zeppelin and has been [...]

April 25, 2008 Elaine Articles Comments Off on Pop flop tunes into success

Australian Radio

Australian Radio

The Soweto Gospel Choir visited the studio this week and bought with them their amazing sounds and wonderful energy. They are about to embark on an extensive three month tour around the country. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [...]

April 23, 2008 Elaine Audio, Photos Comments Off on Australian Radio