1. South Africa: 'Shabalala Music Will Never Die'  AllAfrica.com
  2. Joseph Shabalala obituary  The Guardian
  3. How dreams guided Mshengu to stardom  SowetanLIVE
  4. KZN government wants Cyril Ramaphosa to give Joseph Shabalala an official state funeral  TimesLIVE
  5. Joseph Shabalala obituary | Register  The Times
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South Africa: 'Shabalala Music Will Never Die' - allAfrica.com

Joseph Bhekizizwe Shabalala, 78, was a gentle natured international celebrity with humble beginnings in the countryside.Joseph Bhekizizwe Shabalala, 78, was a gentle natured international celebrity with humble beginnings in the countryside.

How dreams guided Mshengu to stardom

The first time Joseph Shabalala went into a recording studio with Ladysmith Black Mambazo he was afraid that the machines were “stealing” their voices.Hailing from a rural village in KwaZulu-Natal andThe first time Joseph Shabalala went into a recording studio with Ladysmith Black Mambazo he was afraid that the machines were “stealing” their voices.Hailing from a rural village in KwaZulu-Natal and

“Heartbroken but comforted that Joseph Tshabalala will always be remembered with fondness when we sing #DianondsInTheSoulsOfHerShoes and others. Deepest condolences to the family, #BlackMambazo and friends. #RIPJosephTshabalala”

Prof Thuli Madonsela on Twitter: "Heartbroken but comforted that Joseph Tshabalala will always be remembered with fondness when we sing #DianondsInTheSoulsOfHerShoes and others. Deepest condolences to the family, #BlackMambazo and friends. #RIPJosephTshabalala… https://t.co/BmDx187Yt8"

“RIP Joseph Shabalala founder of @therealmambazo (Ladysmith Black Mambazo). The group famously collaborated with @PaulSimonMusic on "Graceland". Four of Joseph's sons continue with the magnificent Mambazo and those gorgeous and gracious harmonies.”

Jon Bream on Twitter: "RIP Joseph Shabalala founder of @therealmambazo (Ladysmith Black Mambazo). The group famously collaborated with @PaulSimonMusic on "Graceland". Four of Joseph's sons continue with the magnificent Mambazo and those gorgeous and gracious harmonies.… https://t.co/au9IFklwvW"

“Vale Joseph Shabala, South African singer and founder of the glorious a capella group @therealmambazo. Their song Rain, Rain Beautiful Rain is one all Australians can sing along to. His gift of music and joy will live forever https://t.co/gdUW1pxC8p”

Simon Thomsen on Twitter: "Vale Joseph Shabala, South African singer and founder of the glorious a capella group @therealmambazo. Their song Rain, Rain Beautiful Rain is one all Australians can sing along to. His gift of music and joy will live forever https://t.co/gdUW1pxC8p"

“Very sad. What a great group Joseph Shabalala, Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder, dies aged 78 https://t.co/zLdPQfeciO”

Greg Jericho on Twitter: "Very sad. What a great group Joseph Shabalala, Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder, dies aged 78 https://t.co/zLdPQfeciO"

The lead singer of the popular South African singing group has passed, and we're remembering all of their moments on Sesame Street and beyond.

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