Friday, June 15, 2007

God Bless Africa (Nkosi Sikeleli Africa)- Children of Africa

Time:06:53
This is dedicated to the memory of the Soweto Uprising on June 16, 1976. God bless Africa. God bless us all.

8 comments:

Rethabile said...

Amen. God bless those who actually gave up their tiny lives for the sake of justice. God bless us all.

Changeseeker said...

Indeed. And may they rest in peace, knowing they are still remembered.

Fabrizio said...

You have my support. God bless all african brothers

lyre said...

Where can I find the words? I remember this but I dont remember the situation. Thanks for the history. let me get to research

urban butterfly said...

God bless us all, indeed.

Peace & Love

Dancewithme2 said...

I was taught this song in 4th grade chorus. This anthem has always been one of my favorites, right along with SARAFINA!! I love the tonal patterns of the Xousa (sp?) and other tribes.
Shaka Zula remians one of my fav movies and Gum Boot Dance RULES!!
Ok - thats it for my S. African cultural experience.

Klara said...

I love that Song
Thanx

Emil said...

Thanks, Stephen, for remembering and reminding! we may never forget the sacrifices of the children on that day. And in a surreal way they are still paying the sacrifice in the neo-liberal economics of the current South African State. It is sad than people can easily ignore the sacrifice of the Lost Generation.

PS. I hope this comment appears. I have a very bad connection in Milondo.

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