Talk:Music of South Africa

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Untitled[edit]

I uploaded Image:Zulumusiciansc.1900.jpg, but do not know how to make it an appropriate size for the article. Anyone who can, please do so. Tuf-Kat 04:19, Jan 23, 2004 (UTC)


Done. Image below: Lupo 18:54, 25 Jan 2004 (UTC)

Image:Zulumusiciansc.1900.jpg
Zulumusiciansc.1900.jpg

Hmmm... looks like my resized version got lost in some harddisk problems at the Wikipedia servers. Anyway, with the new image markup, special resized versions are no longer necessary. Lupo 15:15, 19 Feb 2004 (UTC)

or visit www.authenticideas.co.za for up to date information on contemporary rock bands in South Africa.

Lists of musicians merged[edit]

There was a list of South African musicians here, and another one at List of South Africans, we dont need both. I have merged those lists and moved them to List of South African musicians.--Ezeu 08:10, 12 January 2006 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Winston Ngozi Mankunku[edit]

I made a start on Winston Ngozi Mankunku - but I hope someone more knowledgeable can help. Wizzy 07:38, 26 October 2009 (UTC)Reply[reply]

William Morris[edit]

  * William Morris (1936-1939)

The link at Stellenbosch University Choir is to: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Morris William Morris (24 March 1834 – 3 October 1896) was an English textile designer, artist, writer

Same (wrong) link in: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stellenbosch_University_Choir

Someone please check! —Preceding unsigned comment added by Spookschipper (talkcontribs) 18:22, 15 March 2010 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I fixed it. Roger (talk) 20:46, 18 March 2010 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Mango groove[edit]

Nothing in the article about mango groove? — Preceding unsigned comment added by 196.210.172.139 (talk) 09:22, 15 September 2012 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Why don't you fix it? Roger (talk) 09:28, 15 September 2012 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Albums chart[edit]

In South Africa albums chart now not exist? I Found one date from 2007 and 2008, and some from 2009-2010 to Musiek Top20. What happened with this chart? Where I can found all dates or 2013? I searching LOL (^^,), Now You're Gone - The Album, Bass Generation and Calling Time charted/sales in South Africa. Please answer me on my discussion page. Eurohunter (talk) 08:38, 19 July 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Adding to the Voëlvry Movement[edit]

In South Africa, during Apartheid, the Voëlvry Movement added to the rebirth in Afrikaans Music in South Africa. "Voëlvry" meaning free as a bird or outlawed, added to the anti-apartheid movement. Singers like Johannes Kerkorrel helped to shape this movement to be the most successful. Things that I wanted to add were important events that occurred in this movement or even a song that was used in this that can be linked in order to show music during this time. I also was thinking about adding an image that showed what a concert during this movement would look like!

I have found this article to be really helpful to outline the basics of this movement! http://sun025.sun.ac.za/portal/page/portal/Arts/Departemente1/geskiedenis/docs/rocking_the_boat.pdf.

If anyone else has any good sources or images on this movement, let me know! Crasimonsaysalex (talk) 04:07, 3 March 2014 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Earlier music[edit]

Why does the article only begin in the 1920's? There is a wealth of earlier music to refer to.Royalcourtier (talk) 21:07, 8 March 2014 (UTC)Reply[reply]

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