BIOGRAPHY: Miriam Makeba – Singer, Civil Rights Activist

Miriam Makeba was a celebrated South African singer and prominent civil rights activist. During a long and remarkable career, she not only brought African music to Western ears, but was also a vociferous opponent of South Africa‚Äôs apartheid regime. Zensi Miriam Makeba was born in a township suburb of Johannesburg in 1932. When she was … Continue reading BIOGRAPHY: Miriam Makeba – Singer, Civil Rights Activist