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South Africa: Hugh Masekela

Categories: Sub-Saharan Africa, South Africa, Music

SoundRoots reports on Hugh Masekela's birthday celebrations today [1]….”When you think of Masekela, you have to think not only of his music, but his role as something of an ambassador-at-large for South Africa (and specificically, black South Africa). The stories he tells in his songs capture snapshots of life, past and present, for ordinary South Africans”