A beautiful spontaneous musical tribute to Mandela in a grocery store

 

A beautiful spontaneous musical tribute to Mandela in a grocery store

A few days ago, another farewell to Nelson Mandela arose, seemingly spontaneously, in a Woolworth’s grocery store in Johannesberg, Big Think reports. Singers from the Soweto Gospel Choir posing as cashiers and shelf stockers broke out in a soaring call-and-response rendition of “Asimbonanga,” a song Johnny Clegg composed for Mandela during his incarceration in the 1980s.

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Leadership Education at Duke Divinity, News & Ideas, December 16, 2013

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