Hugh Masekela

Origin : South Africa
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Hugh Masekela : discography

Hugh Masekela - Phola album cover Album : Phola
Year : 2008
Hugh Masekela - Revival album cover Album : Revival
Year : 2005
Hugh Masekela - Still Grazing album cover Album : Still Grazing
Year : 2004
Hugh Masekela - Colonial Man album cover Album : Colonial Man
Year : 2003
Hugh Masekela - Grrr album cover Album : Grrr
Year : 2003
Hugh Masekela - The Collection album cover Album : The Collection
Year : 2003
Hugh Masekela - Live at the BBC album cover Album : Live at the BBC
Year : 2002
Hugh Masekela - Time album cover Album : Time
Year : 2002
Hugh Masekela - Grazing in the Grass: The Best of Hugh Masekela album cover Album : Grazing in the Grass: The Best of Hugh Masekela
Year : 2001
Hugh Masekela - Sixty album cover Album : Sixty
Label : Shanachie
Year : 2000
Hugh Masekela - Best Of Hugh Masekela On Novus album cover Album : Best Of Hugh Masekela On Novus
Year : 1999
Hugh Masekela - African Breeze : 80's Masekala album cover Album : African Breeze : 80's Masekala
Year : 1998
Ref : CD EMPRCD 656
Hugh Masekela - Black To The Future album cover Album : Black To The Future
Label : Shanachie
Year : 1998
Hugh Masekela - Stimela album cover Album : Stimela
Year : 1998
Hugh Masekela - Boy's Doin' It album cover Album : Boy's Doin' It
Label : Polydor
Year : 1998
Hugh Masekela - Notes of life album cover Album : Notes of life
Label : Sony Music
Year : 1996
Ref : CD 484 450 2
Hugh Masekela - The lasting impressions of Ooga Booga album cover Album : The lasting impressions of Ooga Booga
Year : 1996
Ref : CD 531 630 2
Hugh Masekela - Johannesburg album cover Album : Johannesburg
Year : 1995
Hugh Masekela - Hope album cover Album : Hope
Label : Triloka
Year : 1994
Ref : CD 320203-2
Hugh Masekela - Hugh Masekela And The Union Of South Africa album cover Album : Hugh Masekela And The Union Of South Africa
Year : 1994
Hugh Masekela - Reconstruction album cover Album : Reconstruction
Year : 1994
Hugh Masekela - The Promise of a Future album cover Album : The Promise of a Future
Label : UNI Records
Year : 1993
Ref : CD 73028
Hugh Masekela - Beatin' Aroun De Bush album cover Album : Beatin' Aroun De Bush
Year : 1992
Blank Cover Album : African horns
Year : 1989
Hugh Masekela - Uptownship album cover Album : Uptownship
Year : 1988
Hugh Masekela - Techno-Bush album cover Album : Techno-Bush
Year : 1984
Hugh Masekela - I am not afraid album cover Album : I am not afraid
Year : 1974
Hugh Masekela - Home Is Where the Music Is album cover Album : Home Is Where the Music Is
Year : 1972
Hugh Masekela - Home album cover Album : Home
Hugh Masekela - Greatest Hits album cover Album : Greatest Hits
Hugh Masekela - Introducing Hedzoleh Soundz album cover Album : Introducing Hedzoleh Soundz
Hugh Masekela - Masekela album cover Album : Masekela
Label : UNI Records
Ref : CD 73041
Hugh Masekela - The funky days of Hugh Masekela album cover Album : The funky days of Hugh Masekela
Hugh Masekela - Tomorrow album cover Album : Tomorrow
Label : WEA
Ref : CD 254573-2
Blank Cover Album : Waiting for the rain
Label : Carrere
Ref : CD 66310

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News about Hugh Masekela

The last few years have been a wild time to be a jazz fan. On the one hand, legendary players and crucial figures in the music’s history continue to pass away. This year we lost pianists Henry Butler, Cecil Taylor and Randy Weston; trumpeters Jerry González, Roy Hargrove, Hugh Masekela, and Tomasz Stanko; saxophonists Hamiet…
Source : stereogum.com | 2018-12-11 19:00:48.0
In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present.
Source : stereogum.com | 2018-11-07 17:45:41.0
[Guardian] As part of activities to celebrate this year's International Jazz Day, as well as mark the 10th year anniversary of Nigeria's premiere jazz event, the Lagos International Jazz Festival (LIJF), Inspiro Productions this year's event to the late jazz icon Hugh Masekela, who recently passed. Described as the father of South African jazz, the master trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer and singer, died on January 23 in Johannesburg.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-05-21 07:37:22.0
[New Zimbabwe] HUGH Masekela, the late music icon, will be honoured posthumously at the South African edition of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards (ZAA) being held in Johannesburg next month.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-03-29 13:52:28.0
[Daily Maverick] Hugh Masekela's song "Thuma Mina" has become an anthem, bringing back a sense of belonging to the vast of majority of our people who were despondent and felt dejected, angrily protesting the mortgaging of our country to the Gupta family.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-02-21 10:34:39.0
[allAfrica] When President Cyril Ramaphosa quoted -- in his inaugural address to South Africa's Parliament -- the song "Send Me" by Hugh Masekela, he was not only honouring the musician, but evoking the lyrics of an immensely popular traditional church chorus which highlights themes of self-sacrifice, individual responsibility and the importance of personal change in mindsets. In a guest column for AllAfrica, Professor Tinyiko Maluleke unpacks the full import of Ramaphosa's quotation.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-02-21 04:30:03.0
[This Day] Approaching the venue from any side of the street that evening, there was an unmistakable flurry of activities at a particular address on Akin-Olugbade at Victoria Island-Lagos where Nigeria's leading jazz musicians joined the world in remembering the legacy of the international jazz icon, music legend and father of South African jazz, Hugh Masekela who passed last January 23.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-02-12 06:07:00.0
[Fahamu] For over 60 years Hugh Masekela had been at the forefront of world revolutionary trends and made his mark at the site of the global anti-racist struggles. His sounds of struggle, inspiration, revolutionary change and love are now part of the history of revolutionary music of the end of the twentieth century and early twenty first century.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-02-09 11:09:00.0
[Brand SA] Hugh Masekela's music inspired South Africans and touched the souls of millions worldwide. Here, UK jazz producers, Serious, pays tribute to the late and great South African trumpeter.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-30 09:55:37.0
[News24Wire] Speaking at a press briefing in Johannesburg on Thursday, radiation oncologist Dr Yastira Ramdas, who worked closely with the late Hugh Masekela, told the media that the jazz star "fought" till the very end.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-26 16:51:36.0
[Citizen] This week the world was saddened by the passing of one of the greatest musicians, South Africa's Hugh Masekela.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-26 10:09:55.0
[Daily Maverick] Attempting the impossible, J. BROOKS SPECTOR tries to sum up the musical legacy of the late Hugh Masekela and to savour the chances he had to see him perform or talk with him about his work.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-26 08:43:32.0
Headlines in South Africa this past week have been dominated by the death of legendary musician, Hugh Masekela, it thus also dominated South African search trends. Other notable trends for the week included the Rand to Dollar exchange rate and the Lotto. News of the death of Hugh Masakela shook South Africans of all ages on Tuesday. [&hellip
Source : itnewsafrica.com | 2018-01-26 08:31:05.0
[Daily Maverick] The ambassador had organised for Miriam Makeba and Hugh Masekela to perform. God knows, we had never heard them and here they were within touching distance and performing for this relatively small group of people.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-26 07:59:04.0
[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -As the showbiz world mourns the loss of one of Africa's greatest jazz musician Hugh Masekela, some of Batswana creative minds also reminisce about the time they spent with him.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-25 12:51:49.0
[This Day] President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has paid tribute to the late South African music legend, Hugh Masekela, calling him a statesman of African music.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-25 07:38:26.0
[SAnews.gov.za] Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has paid tribute to jazz legend Hugh Masekela for his contribution to the liberation struggle and the music industry.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-24 11:38:30.0
[Daily Maverick] With the passing of Hugh Masekela, another of South Africa's true legends has left us. It was announced on Tuesday by the musician's family that 78-year-old Masekela had succumbed after a long battle with prostate cancer. In his almost eight decades, Masekela lived a life of extraordinary vigour and action: encompassing an apartheid childhood, global fame in exile, a battle with addiction and above all, a relationship with music that he described as borderline religious. Of such a man, one can truly say: h
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-24 10:34:47.0
[Daily Maverick] News of Hugh Masekela's death reverberated around the world on Tuesday. The UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND was among those that paid tribute to his legendary contribution to music and culture. Dr Masekela was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Music from Wits in 2017, in the Wits Great Hall, the same stage where he performed as a 19-year-old member of the orchestra in the opening concert of Todd Matshikiza's landmark jazz opera, King Kong.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-24 08:15:51.0
[COSATU] The South African Democratic Teachers' Union (SADTU) would like to express its sincere condolences to Hugh Masekela's family, the rest of the country and the music fraternity.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-24 08:02:51.0
[Govt of SA] It is with sadness and shock that we learn of the passing of the Jazz Legend, an icon and inimitable artist, Hugh Masekela also known as "Bra Hugh" who passed away on Tuesday, 23 January 2018 after a long battle with prostate cancer.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-24 07:46:56.0

JOHANNESBURG — Hugh Masekela, the legendary South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist, has died after a decade-long fight with cancer. He was 78.

Often called the "Father of South African jazz," Masekela died in Johannesburg after what his family said Tuesday was a "protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer."

Masekela was a rare artist who succeeded in fusing politics with his music, making his songs and performances compelling and timeless.

Source : BostonHerald.com | 2018-01-24 01:05:10.0

JOHANNESBURG — Hugh Masekela, the legendary South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist, has died after a decade-long fight with cancer. He was 78.

Often called the "Father of South African jazz," Masekela died in Johannesburg after what his family said Tuesday was a "protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer."

Masekela was a rare artist who succeeded in fusing politics with his music, making his songs and performances compelling and timeless.

Source : BostonHerald.com | 2018-01-23 23:52:52.0
Legendary South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78 after a decade-long fight with cancer, according to a statement from his family on Tuesday. Often called the "Father of South African jazz," Masekela died in Johannesburg after what his family said was a "protracted and…
Source : stereogum.com | 2018-01-23 15:44:28.0
[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has expressed heartfelt condolences on the sad passing of internationally acclaimed jazz artist, legendary trumpeter, cultural activist and liberation struggle veteran Mr Hugh Masekela, who has passed on at the age of 78.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-23 14:46:13.0
Legendary jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekela, a leading figure in the struggle to end apartheid and "the father of South African jazz", has died aged 78.
Source : news.bbc.co.uk | 2018-01-23 14:39:54.0

JOHANNESBURG – Trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela, known as the “father of South African jazz” who used his music in the fight against apartheid, has died from prostate cancer, his family said on Tuesday....

Source : nationnews.com | 2018-01-23 13:53:00.0
The legendary musician, who has died age 78, will be remembered as much for his activism as his songs.
Source : BBC News | 2018-01-23 13:08:23.0
[News24Wire] South African president Jacob Zuma has released a statement following the death of local musician Hugh Masekela.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-23 12:16:39.0
The pioneering musician’s death was confirmed by his family.
Source : thefader.com | 2018-01-23 12:10:20.0
The pioneer of South African jazz came to the forefront of the country’s music in the 1950s as a member of the Jazz Epistles, gaining international fame after moving to the United States in 1960.
Source : International Herald Tribune | 2018-01-23 10:58:01.0
Legendary South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78 after a decade-long fight with cancer, according to a statement from his family on Tuesday.
Source : foxnews.com | 2018-01-23 10:39:00.0
Hugh Masekela, the world-renowned trumpeter, singer and composer died after a long battle with prostate cancer. He was 78.
Source : WSJ.com | 2018-01-23 10:38:50.0
[News24Wire] South African music legend Hugh Masekela has died, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has confirmed.
Source : AllAfrica | 2018-01-23 10:21:33.0
The South African musician died aged 78 after a "courageous battle with cancer", his family say.
Source : news.bbc.co.uk | 2018-01-23 10:20:11.0
On Tuesday 23 January 2018, legendary South African musician Hugh Masekela passed away. Masekela's family sent a statement confirming the news to the media. "After a protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer, he passed peacefully in Johannesburg, South Africa surrounded by his family," read the statement. The musician begun his battle with prostate cancer [&hellip
Source : itnewsafrica.com | 2018-01-23 09:41:19.0