MAMA

Legendary South African singer and civil rights activist Miriam Makeba , nicknamed Mama Africa, was the first artist from Africa to popularize African music around the world.

Miriam Makeba’s tumultuous life was consistently marked by struggle and strife.

Surviving battles with cancer, several car accidents and a plane crash. She always stood fast for truth and justice for her fellow black Africans, as an avid campaigner against apartheid.