Musical tributes to Madiba

2014-12-04 07:42
Remembering Nelson Mandela on the anniversary of his passing would not be complete without remembering the music he inspired. Mandela was an avid music fan and could frequently be seen doing his characteristic 'Madiba shuffle' at events.

Here are some of the greatest musical tributes to Nelson Mandela.

The Specials - Nelson Mandela (1984)

Johnny Clegg - Asimbonanga (1987)

Hugh Masekela - Mandela (Bring him back home) (1987)

Simple Minds - Mandela Day (1989)

Tracey Champan - Freedom Now (1989)

Brenda Fassie - Black President (1990)

Prophets of Da City - Never Again (1995)

U2 - Ordinary Love (2013)

Dratzik & MXO - Rolihlahla (2013) 

What are your favourite Madiba musical moments? Share them with us here.  

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