IMMEDIA presents Johnny Clegg Live in Concert on Saturday 13 October 2018 at 20h00 at SVICC, Pailles.
For his first “Out of Africa Concert” in 2018, Johnny Clegg will be accompanied by his Musicians, Dancers, Sound and Light Engineers in Mauritius.
His numerous fans will no doubt be looking forward to attend this historic concert!
Musician, Songwriter, Singer and Dancer, Johnny Clegg is an energetic and passionate human being who is one of South Africa's greatest and most respected musical icons.
He has contributed so much to the Anti-Apartheid struggle in South Africa and has raised awareness all over the world. Johnny Clegg is now a famous cultural ambassador of the new South Africa.
One of Clegg’s best-known songs is “Asimbonanga,” which means “We’ve never seen him” in Zulu. It refers to the days when images of then-imprisoned Nelson Mandela were banned in South Africa. Clegg has launched more than 20 albums and sold millions worldwide.
Johnny Clegg has been honoured with numerous South African and International Awards, among them the Victoire French Music Industry Award for biggest International record album sold in France in 1988, the Billboard Music Award- Best World Music Album, the Kora Awards: Best African Group and the nominee for GRAMMY AWARD for Best World Music Album (Heat, Dust and Dreams).