Soweto Gospel Choir

  1. K'Naan, Freshlyground Added To World Cup Concert

    May 04, 2010 12:00 AM EDT South African band Freshlyground , Somali-Canadian rapper K'Naan and the Soweto Gospel Choir have joined the line-up for the World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert on June 10. South African trumpeter Hugh Masekela and the Mzansi Youth Choir h ...

  2. 'Slumdog' Sweeps Music Oscars

    February 22, 2009 12:00 AM EST "Slumdog Millionaire" swept the music categories at the Academy Awards Sunday night, en route to its evening-leading total of eight Oscars, including best picture. A.R. Rahman won Academy Awards for best original score and best song for ...

  3. Gabriel: Won't Perform At Academy Awards

    February 12, 2009 12:00 AM EST Peter Gabriel says he will not be performing at the Feb. 22 Academy Award telecast in support of his best song nominee "Down To Earth" from the film "Wall-E." In a video posted on petergabriel.com, Gabriel says that Oscar produ ...

  4. Winehouse Set For Mandela 46664 Concert

    May 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Amy Winehouse is to perform at Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday concert, to be held June 27 at London's Hyde Park, organizers said today. Others already confirmed to play the 46664 concert include Queen and Paul Rodgers, Annie Lennox, Simp ...

  5. Queen, Lennox To Rock Mandela

    May 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Queen and Paul Rodgers, Annie Lennox and Simple Minds are among the international acts performing at a charity concert to celebrate Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday. Billed as the "46664 Concert Honouring Nelson Mandela at 90," the sh ...

  6. Artists Add Voices To 46664 Line-up

    October 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Crossover artist Johnny Clegg, Grammy winners Soweto Gospel Choir and ATO Records-signed Vusi Mahlasela are among the local stars who will take to the stage for the fifth 46664 concert, to be held Dec. 1 at Johannesburg's Ellis Park Stadium. ...

  7. Stone, Maal Stand Out At Live Earth Johannesburg

    July 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The South African leg of the Live Earth climate change concert series staged at Johannesburg's Coca-Cola Dome today (July 7) featured sets from reggae stalwarts UB40, Soweto Gospel Choir, indie rockers the Parlotones, as well as a show-steali ...

  8. Live Earth South Africa Switches Venue

    June 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Organizers of the South African leg of the Live Earth concerts have announced a change of venue for the July 7 show. According to a statement from promoters Big Concerts, "A decision to change the venue for the Johannesburg leg of the series ...

  9. In The Spirit

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Soweto Gospel Choir embarks on a North American tour to support its "Voices From Heaven" album. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. The Soweto Gospel Choir embarks on a North American tour to support its "Voices From Heaven& ...