Play To Win SSC Mix by La Vu Vu Ze La

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We Are Growing (2010 remix) by Margaret Singana with rap by Ryan Shields

Margaret Singana - We Are Growing (2010 remix)

Margaret Singana - We Are Growing (2010 remix)

‘We Are Growing 2010 Remix’ – an uplifting, upbeat remix of MARGARET SINGANA’s immortal African classic.

A 100% South African contribution to 2010 – featuring R&B artist Ryan Shields.

All the joy, the energy & the power of South Africa!

Download at Rhythm Music Store

Original version from 1986 also available at Rhythm Music Store

Rebel World Cup gig on the cards – Mail & Guardian Online: The smart news source

Legendary musician Sipho “Hotstix” Mabuse is leading a drive by angry local musicians to stage a rival concert on the same night as Fifa’s World Cup kick-off celebration.

Rebel World Cup gig on the cards – Mail & Guardian Online: The smart news source.

@MIDEM: South Africa Eyes World Cup Opportunities

The South African delegation at MIDEM in Cannes has been discussing its plans to promote music at the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

South Africa is the country of honor at the MIDEM 2010 trade fair and conference, which will be marked at the opening night party (Jan. 24) at the Martinez, with acts including Lira, Tidal Waves and ZuluBoy. It will be followed on Monday (Jan. 25) with a tribute to the late Miriam Makeba.

Lulu Xingwana, minister of arts and culture, told a press conference audience that South Africa was “indeed humbled to be the country of honor” and had a “deep sense of pride.”

via @MIDEM: South Africa Eyes World Cup Opportunities.

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'Welcome To Cape Town' like you have never heard before

Piperjames and China’s Band mix Cape Town’s Goema sounds with Bagpipes!

And it works wonderfully.

Long Street Final Draw STREET PARTY – 4th December

From Martin Myers

Cape Town Party by Various Artists

Cape Town Party by Various Artists

Back To Our Roots by The Rockets

Back To Our Roots by The Rockets

The Rockets album includes a Welcome To Cape Town medley

Long Street’s Festival on 4th December Line-up:

12:00 – 13:20 Cultural Performers

13:30 Alistair Izobell & Band

13:55 Alistair Izobell sings Welcome to Cape Town, joined by Zakumi to welcome FIFA representatives to launch the Fan Fest project.

14:00 Fan Fest launch (with on-stage photo opportunities)

14:20 – 16:15 Cultural performers (4 acts to perform for approximately 20 minutes each )

16:20 Fancy Galada

16:45 TBC

17:00 Flat Stanley

17:35 TKZee

18:15 K’Naan

19:00 Live draw broadcast

20:45 “Africa Unite” Segment (song produced by Cedric Samson)

20:55 FreshlyGround

21:50 Cassette

22:45 Jimmy Dludlu

+/- 24:00 Wind down to END

Cultural performances will include puppets, stilt-walkers and fire-dancers.

Please note that the line-up is subject to change