Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Tickets: $40-$70; 15% discount for GW Students
Congratulations to Ladysmith Black Mambazo for their 16th Grammy nomination! Their latest album, Music from Inala, has been nominated for Best World Music Album of 2015.
For over 50 years, South Africa’s Ladysmith Black Mambazo has warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with their uplifting vocal harmonies, signature dance moves and charming onstage banter. The four time Grammy Award winning group — including the 2013 Grammy for Best World Music Album — will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of their groundbreaking collaboration with Paul Simon on his seminal album, Graceland. Their 25th anniversary reunion was featured in Under African Skies, a documentary on PBS.
On this tour, they will be celebrating with songs from every era of their legendary career, from early favorites, Graceland album selections, right through their current GRAMMY nominated recording.