ARTICLES RELATING TO JOHNNY CLEGG

South Africa bids a final farewell to Johnny Clegg

2019-07-28 07:22

South Africans bade an emotional farewell to singer Johnny Clegg, who defied apartheid with his unique fusion of African and Western culture and sounds.

Everything that happened at Johnny Clegg's memorial

2019-07-26 14:43

Musicians, politicians and old friends paid tribute to the late South African icon.

Jesse Clegg performs with his dad's band at memorial service

2019-07-26 13:26

One of Johnny Clegg's sons Jesse performed with his father's band at the late musician's memorial in Johannesburg.

WATCH: Johnny Clegg's memorial service

2019-07-26 07:53

Here's where you can watch Johnny Clegg's memorial, which will be taking place in Johannesburg and will be open to the public.

Public memorial service for Johnny Clegg to be held in Johannesburg

2019-07-21 09:11

A memorial service for legendary singer Johnny Clegg will be held at Sandton Convention Centre.

Mango Groove's Claire Johnston: 'There's a hole in the world now that Johnny is gone'

2019-07-17 17:07

The lead singer of one of the most famous bands in South Africa told Channel24 about working with Johnny Clegg and remembered his beautiful smile.

Patricia Lewis recalls the day Johnny Clegg saved her from an embarrassing fall when her stiletto got caught in a curtain

2019-07-17 15:25

Singer Patricia Lewis remembers Johnny Clegg with a charming story about how he saved her from an embarrassing fall.

Jesse Clegg pays tribute to his father: 'I struggle to imagine a world without you'

2019-07-17 12:25

The legendary South African musician died at his family home at the age of 66, after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2015.

Clegg and Nkonyeni left South Africa a better place - Ramaphosa

2019-07-17 12:00

Musician Johnny Clegg and theatre doyenne Nomhle Nkonyeni have left South Africa a better place because they have enriched South African culture and broken down apartheid barriers, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

WATCH: This video of Johnny Clegg and Nelson Mandela will give you goosebumps

2019-07-17 11:59

The two late South African icons danced together on stage while Johnny performed his song about Mandela titled Asimbonanga.

 
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Musicians, politicians and old friends paid tribute to late South African icon, Johnny Clegg at a memorial in Johannesburg.

Musicians, politicians and old friends paid tribute to late South African icon, Johnny Clegg at a memorial in Johannesburg.

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Soweto Gospel Choir and Zolani Mahola perform Asimbonanga with Johnny Clegg's band

2019-07-26 14:05

The lead singer of Freshlyground and the two groups that worked closely with Johnny performed the popular song.

John Kani gives a touching tribute to Johnny Clegg

2019-07-26 13:03

The famous South African actor paid tribute to his friend, Johnny Clegg.

Johnny Clegg: South Africa's universal man of uncommon passion

2019-07-24 18:30

I’ve never known of a performer in his prime, not one merely famous long ago, who could get away with so much talking and retain the rapt, wide-eyed attention of his audiences. Who returned, show after show, tour after tour.

Johnny Clegg buried in private ceremony

2019-07-18 07:41

The South African artist was buried in a private service by his family.

Ngiyabonga, Johnny. Hamba kahle, you Great Heart

2019-07-17 16:19

Johnny Clegg described himself as a "cultural activist" and believed in non-racialism, but never a "kumbaya" version of it, writes Glenn Bownes.

Kurt Darren remembers Johnny Clegg: 'He had a way of speaking to you as if he saw you yesterday, even if you hadn't spoken in five years'

2019-07-17 13:53

Speaking to Channel24 local singer and songwriter Kurt Darren remembered his last moments with Johnny Clegg and the memories they shared.

WATCH: Johnny Clegg explains inspiration behind iconic song 'Asimbonanga'

2019-07-17 12:20

Musical legend Johnny Clegg explains the inspiration behind the iconic song he penned in 1986 and reflects on sharing a stage with Nelson Mandela. Watch.

WATCH: The Ndlovu Youth Choir pays tribute to Johnny Clegg with rendition of 'Asimbonanga'

2019-07-17 11:59

The Ndlovu Youth Choir has paid tribute to music legend Jonny Clegg with a rendition of 'Asimbonanga.'

Johnny Clegg's family thanks SA for outpouring of support

2019-07-17 10:34

The family of late South African musician Johnny Clegg has thanked fans for their support following his death.

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