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Description DM1999081806:DM1999081805:SAED:MUSIC:THEATRE:PERSONALITY:1956 - Rehearsals with the Manhattan Brothers - (Left to right: Nathan 'Dambuza' Mdledle, Miriam Makeba, Rufus Khoza, Joe Mogotsi, Ronnie Sehume and pianist Fix Qinta.) For 21 years now they have been South Africa's Kings of Song. In November, 1955, at the Bantu Men's Social Centre, Johannesburg the Manhattan Brothers celebrated 21 years in Show Business. The Manhattan Brothers discovered a great voice in Miriam Makeba. She was just a small-town girl with a voice, which was about all she had. They saw possibilities in her and signed her for a year. (Photograph by Jurgen Schadeberg Baileys Archives)
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Keywords Drum Magazine,South Africa,Africa,South African history,black and white image,square,1956,1950s,Manhattan Brothers,black African men,Jurgen Schadeberg,Nathan "Dambuza" Mdledle,Rufus Khoza,Joe Mogotsi,Ronnie Sehume,Fix Qinta,
Credit Line Drum Social Histories / Baileys African History Archive / Africa Media Online
Media Id 69_504
Creation_date 2008-02-23T20:18:39
Collections Baileys African History Archive
Subcollections Drum Social Histories
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