Face to Face with Success

Vusi Mahlasela, "the voice of South Africa"

Vusi Mahlasela is one of South Africa’s most celebrated musicians and cultural activists. Writer Nadine Gordimer, dubbed him ‘the voice’ of South Africa.

He has performed in front of Kings and Queens around the world, but it’s his beloved hometown Mamelodi, which brings a song to his heart.

Nikiwe Bikitsha met him there and has this face to face with success….


This article first appeared on 702 : Vusi Mahlasela, "the voice of South Africa"


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