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Vusi Mahlasela

About Vusi Mahlasela

The legendary Vusi Mahlasela is well known in South Africa and internationally for his music and message which was crucial during the fight against apartheid in South Africa.

Vusi Mahlasela’s music blends traditional African music with Soul and Blues, his music showcases powerful vocals and poetic lyrics.

Vusi was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2012 South African Music Awards (SAMA 2012). He was also awarded an honorary doctorate degree from Rhodes University, and honored by South African President Jacob Zuma with the “National Order of Ikhamanga in Silver” recognizing him for “Using his talent beyond its entertainment value to draw attention to the injustices that isolated South Africa from the global community during the apartheid years.”