The Legacy Of The Jazz Epistles, South Africa’s Short-Lived But Historic Group

Jonas Gwangwa with Hugh Masekela and Kippie Moeketsi.

Hugh Masekela and Abdullah Ibrahim, two of the biggest stars to emerge from South Africa, achieved success independently. But the two are cosmically linked by a single 1960 recording session.

(Image credit: Halim’s Photographic Service, Cape Town BAHA/Drum Social Histories / Baileys African History Archive / Africa Media Online)

from Jazz : NPR http://ift.tt/2qf1VCk

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