Nationwide talent search for King Kong leading lady begins

2017-04-05 18:02

The producers of the Fugard Theatre's production of the legendary South African musical King Kong have embarked on a nationwide talent search for King Kong’s leading lady Queen Joyce.

Miriam Makeba's granddaughter announced as Africa Day concert headline act

2016-05-18 11:54

It seems success runs in the vains of the Makeba family.

Miriam Makeba honoured with Ubuntu Award

The late Grammy award winner and anti apartheid activist Miriam Makeba was honoured with an Ubuntu Award.

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Local acapella group head for New York

2013-03-11 12:21

It's a dream come true for local acapella band The Soil as they jet off to New York for their first performance at the prestigious Apollo Theatre in Harlem, New York.

Miriam Makeba's birthday Google doodle

2013-03-04 09:23

Google has honoured South African singing legend Miriam Makeba with her very own Google doodle - on what would have been her 81st birthday.


Get your hands on unreleased music by Miriam Makeba

2017-03-05 10:01

Aficionados of brilliant African music be warned. The legendary Miriam Makeba is being honoured with the release of a box set containing some of her rarest works.

Miriam Makeba copyright dispute

2014-03-23 16:27

The estate of late singer Miriam Makeba is taking legal action against the organisers of landmark exhibition Rise and Fall of Apartheid.

Singer to play Makeba in Mandela movie

2013-03-18 20:43

South African singer Nomfusi Gotyana is set to play the late Miriam Makeba in Anant Singh's upcoming film Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom.

Miriam Makeba turns 81: 5 Songs to remember

2013-03-04 11:27

As tributes pour in for the late Miriam Makeba on what would have been her 81st birthday, we take a look at some of her most memorable songs that changed the world.

Battle brews over Makeba legacy

2011-11-08 22:28

Miriam Makeba's family have taken public their battle with her former manager over control of her legacy.

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