No words. Just tribute to one of the greatest personalities of the last century.
Simple Minds (Scotland) live in 1990 with their Tribute Nelson Mandela :
The Memeza African Choir (South Africa) featuring Marika Hattingh and a group of international musicians with “The Rainbow Song”:
Johnny Clegg (UK/South Africa) with his song “Asimbonanga”, live in 1999 together with Nelson Mandela:
Trenton and Free Radical (South Africa) with their song “Mr. Mandela”:
Ciza tha Journalist (South Africa) with his song “Lion of Africa”:
Hugh Laurie, born in 1959 in Oxford, is a british actor, comedian, writer, film director and singer. His almbum ‘Let them talk’ became a #2 in the UK album charts in 2011. Listen to its piece “St James Infirmary”:
Listen to the song “The Spirit of Christmas” by 11-year-old UK boy called Fynnjan with Aspergers Syndrome. It’s raising money to help special educational needs provision in mainstream schools for children with autism and Aspergers – primarily through the National Autistic Society and Nordoff Robbins music therapy. I’m very impressed of this!
Thanks for this suggestion Paul!
The Broken family Band was a Brit Indie Pop band formed 2002 , they released their last album in 2009 and gave up the band afterwards ….. hmpf
Here is their song ” Its all over “
Prince Fatty is a supergroup put together by producer and engineer Mike Pelanconi,founded 2008 in the UK .
The Prince Fatty sound is designed to Dub your feet with Rock Steady beats and stimulate brain waves in a jazz-like way…delivered in an up-beat, positive and organic funk fashion. Mixed in an analog haze of vintage spring reverbs, tape echoes and custom hi-grade mixing console, Prince Fatty won’t disappoint the lovers of the early 70s sound. (Facebook Page )
Here is their song “Shimmy Shimmy Ya”
on Gomm, a talented guitar player already starting playing the ukulele in the age of two, and playing the guitar with six years. He just uses a single acoustic guitar and creates great sounds with it. Have a listen to his nice piece “Passionflower”:
One Week Later is an UK based dream pop and indie duo, formed in 2012. It consists of Jane Broughton on vocals and Richard Smith on guitar, bass and keyboards. Saw them on Soundcloud and think they’re very talented. Listen to their songs Obsolete (Remix) and Revolving Door:
Moko from London , here is her newest song “Freeze “
Laura Mvula (nee Douglas, born 23 April 1987 in Birmingham) is an English Soul-Pop singer with Caribbean roots.
Here is her song “Green Garden “
Stornoway -a band formed from two brothers from Southafrica (Rob and Oli ) , an Irishman from Dublin ( Brian ) and the Londoner called Jon . Now they are living in Oxford -England .
Here is their song “Farewell Appalachia “