Congratulations to one of our fave SA artists, Thandiswa Mazwai who won the Best Female Artist in Southern Africa award at the All Africa Music Awards over the weekend. The awards which celebrate African music were held in Lagos, Nigeria. The audience also spoiled with a performance of her song Wakrazulwa from her Jazz tribute album, Belede.
Thandiswa shared the news on her social media with a picture of her and world-renowned Nigerian singer Salif Keita.
I have been a fan of Baba Salif Keita since I was 15yrs old. My mother introduced me to his album “soro” before she died the next year.i have always associated his music with the spirit of my mother. Tonight I won an award at #afrima2017 what an honor to have this picture with both of us holding our awards…and totally twining☺️☺️😍😍 #grandartiste #tresimportante