- Ladysmith Black Mambazo are on the hunt for new voices
- They are looking to create musical groups to follow in their footsteps
- They have started their search in schools across the country
Mzansi's most successful exports, Ladysmith Black Mambazo have announced that they are looking for fresh talent in the country. According to TshisaLIVE the group decided on this campaign after recording an album for children two years ago.
The group has won five Grammy Awards and have received many other international accolades over the years. Briefly.co.za reported that the group was saluted by Ramaphosa when they performed at the State Theatre in Pretoria, in celebration of 100 years of the birth of Nelson Mandela.
They have been going to schools across the country teaching children about the entertainment industry and peer pressure, emphasizing that they want to children to be proudly African.
The group also work with school choirs by holding workshops. They have successfully recorded school music groups from the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal.
The aim of this initiative is for South African music to dominate the global market.
So if you feel you have what it takes, Ladysmith Black Mambazo is looking for you.
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