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Mahlasela, Vusi

Overview
Works: 76 works in 165 publications in 6 languages and 3,275 library holdings
Genres: Music  Documentary films  Rock music  Cover versions  Film soundtracks  Children's audiobooks  Live sound recordings  Popular music  Afrobeat  World beat (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Composer, Musician
Classifications: ML3917.S6, 305.800968
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vusi Mahlasela
Amandla! : a revolution in four part harmony( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of black South African freedom music and the central role it played against apartheid. Specifically considers the music that sustained and galvanized blacks for more than 40 years. Focuses on the struggle's spiritural dimension named for the Xhosa word for "power". A story of human courage, resolve and triumph
Acoustic Africa by Habib Koité( Recording )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Multiple languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long walk to freedom by Ladysmith Black Mambazo (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in Zulu and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South African legends( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in Zulu and English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ladysmith Black Mambazo and friends by Ladysmith Black Mambazo (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the name of love : Africa celebrates U2( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... This album is a rare beauty."--Billboard
Nelson Mandela's favorite African folktales by Nelson Mandela( Recording )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of some of the oldest African tales, selected by Nelson Mandela, former president of South Africa, which presents such themes as cunning animals, magic spells, and people who change forms
Amandla! : a revolution in four-part harmony( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guiding star by Vusi Mahlasela( Recording )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latest album from singer-songwriter and activist Vusi Mahlasela features influences from the many places he traveled during his recent tour. Guiding Star also features guest appearances from Dave Matthews, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, and more
The voice by Vusi Mahlasela( Recording )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The South African meeting of Viramundo by Gilberto Gil( )

2 editions published in 2013 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Say Africa by Vusi Mahlasela( Recording )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vusi Mahlasela, simply known as 'The Voice' in his home country of South Africa, is celebrated for his distinct, powerful voice and his poetic, optimistic lyrics. Raised in the Mamelodi Township, where he still resides, Mahlasela has been a leading singer-songwriter and poet-activist in his home country and internationally
Sing to the people by Vusi Mahlasela( Recording )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live at Bonnaroo by Warren Haynes( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live 8 : the long walk to justice, July 2nd, 2005 by Various Artists( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Staged on the 20th anniversay of Live Aid, Live 8 was organised to raise awareness of the poverty in Africa and to urge the G8 nations to do somthing about it
Josh Groban : a collection by Josh Groban( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of what's around, vol. 01 by Dave Matthews Band( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first compilation album to be released by the extremely popular Dave Matthews Band. Features 2 discs with the first disc being a collection of their best hits while the second disc is all live performances
When you come back by Vusi Mahlasela( Recording )

14 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SOUTH AFRICA South African Meeting of Viramundo (The)( )

2 editions published in 2013 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wisdom of forgiveness by Vusi Mahlasela( Recording )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nelson Mandela's favorite African folktales
Alternative Names
Mahlasela ka Zwane, Vusi Sidney 1965-

Vusi Mahlasela cantautore sudafricano

Vusi Mahlasela componist uit Zuid-Afrika

Vusi Mahlasela Dél-afrikai énekes, költő

Vusi Mahlasela músico sudafricano

Vusi Mahlasela sørafrikansk komponist

Vusi Mahlasela South African musician

Vusi Mahlasela südafrikanischer Sänger, Musiker, Komponist

Vusi Mahlasela sydafrikansk komponist

Vusi Mahlasela sydafrikansk kompositör

ووسی ماهلاسِلا آهنگساز اهل آفریقای جنوبی

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