Sweet Passage Miriam Makeba


1932–2008

My heart weeps cuz I’m gonna miss this sistah’s spirited voice here on earth. Makeba personified Black woman dignity, grace, power and creativity. Truly a role model and s-hero for me.

I kiss your feet Mama Afrika.

Links
BBC News
Soweto Blues-Miriam Makeba
Miriam Makeba – The Click Song 1966
Miriam Makeba – Pata Pata
(The little girl who comes on stage (at 2:00) to dance with Makeba is is
too precious. Transmitting Black female grace and beauty.)

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