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  1. Freshlyground Leads South African Music Awards

    May 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Freshlyground claimed three South African Music Awards Saturday night (May 3rd) to be the top award winners in the country's premiere music awards event. The Cape Town-based Afro-pop seven-piece were the leading nominees going into the two-da ...

  2. SAMAs Nominations For Freshlyground, Zonke, Baxter

    March 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Newcomers figure prominently in the list of nominees for the 14th annual MTN South African Music Awards, which will be held May 3 at Sun City in the North West Province. But the stage is all set for a night of Freshlyground domination. Cape Town-b ...

  3. Dana Dominates South Africa Music Awards

    April 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Afro-soul singer and songwriter Simphiwe Dana was the big winner at the 13th Annual SA Music Awards on Saturday, taking home a haul of four trophies. Dana was named best female artist at the Sun City event, while her album, "The One Love Move ...

  4. South African Star Mathosa Dies in Car Crash

    October 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT South African singer Lebo Mathosa, who this year earned a MOBO nomination in the United Kingdom for best African act, died in a car accident near Johannesburg in the early hours of this morning (Oct. South African singer Lebo Mathosa, who this yea ...

  5. South African Star Mathosa Dies in Car Crash

    October 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Artist died at aged 29. South African singer Lebo Mathosa, who this year earned a MOBO nomination in the United Kingdom for best African act, died in a car accident near Johannesburg in the early hours of this morning (Oct. 23). She was 29. Mathos ...

  6. South Africa's Brenda Fassie Dies Aged 39

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT South African singer Brenda Fassie died Sunday at the Sunninghill Hospital in Johannesburg, aged 39. She had been in a coma since April 26, after suffering an asthma attack. This led to cardio-respira South African singer Brenda Fassie died Sunday ...

  7. South Africa's Brenda Fassie Dies Aged 39

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT South African singer Brenda Fassie died Sunday at the Sunninghill Hospital in Johannesburg, aged 39. She had been in a coma since April 26, after suffering an asthma attack. This led to cardio-respira South African singer Brenda Fassie died Sunday ...