Miriam Makeba

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My Yiddishe Momme / The Click Song
Don't Break My Heart (feat. Dizzy Gillespie)
Pata-Pata (feat. Miriam Makeba)

Zenzile Miriam Makeba (4 March 1932 – 9 November 2008), nicknamed Mama Africa, was a South African singer and civil rights activist. In the 1960s, she was the first artist from Africa to popularize African music around the world. She is best known for the song "Pata Pata", first recorded in 1957 and released in the U.S. in 1967. She recorded and toured with many popular artists, such as Harry Bela ...