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Vusi Mahlasela:
Vusi Mahlasela chante "Thula Mama"

TEDGlobal 2007 · 10:06 · Filmed Jun 2007
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Vusi Mahlasela: Vusi Mahlasela chante "Thula Mama"
10:06 · Filmed June 2007 at TEDGlobal 2007 · Subtitles available in 21 languages

Le compositeur-interprète sud-africain Vusi Mahlasela dédie sa chanson "Thula Mama" à toutes les femmes — avec une pensée particulière pour sa grand-mère, qui a fait montre d'une bravoure à donner des frissons dans le dos sous l'oppression de l'Apartheid. Son histoire, sa voix et sa musique vont vous laisser sans voix.

Musician, activist
South African singer-songwriter Vusi Mahlasela was a crucial artistic voice during the fight against apartheid, and now in the new modern-day nation. Blending traditional African music with soul and blues, his music showcases powerful vocals and poetic lyrics. Full bio
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