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The Rewind No 14: Sathima Bea Benjamin – African Songbird

 Media release: This recording is an absolute gem.  A few years ago Matsuli Music re-issued African Songbird, the spiritual jazz masterpiece from South Africa’s greatest jazz singer, Sathima Bea Benjamin. Originally released in 1976, African Songbird was a debut long overdue. A 1959 recording, which would have been one of South Africa’s first ever jazz […]

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