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South African Multi Award Winning Songstress Simphiwe Dana talks rejection, self love and Arts as Pulse of every Nation

August 31, 2020

In this episode (#14), Simphiwe Dana a South African songstress and multi-international award winner believe music and tourism are natural bedfellows and if well harnessed can deliver the ultimate experience to the traveler. She has also through her music been a strong voice for feminism in the creative space. In an open conversation on the Tourism Podcast, the afrofuturist snd effervescent Xhosa music act said, ''for a country which has given so much to the music world, it was befitting to honor them with my music latest ''Bamako'' She also narrates how she led the church choir(group) at age 12 and finally gave her take on the impact of the coronavirus on the creative arts sector. Her unique combination  of JazzAfro-soulRap and Traditional music has seen her been hailed as the "new Miriam Makeba

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