South Africa Now - Show #N609

by Danny Schechter (Executive Producer), Globalvision
New York, New York, United States
December 26, 1990
Publisher: Globalvision
Duration: 28:51
Type: TV broadcast
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, United Kingdom
Language: English
0:30 - South Africa Now Encore; 0:36-singer Patti LaBelle; 1:09 - South Africa Now presents music special; 2:07-Tributes: includes video of music performed during Nelson Mandela's visit to the United States by Richie Havens, Johnny Clegg and Savuka, Paul Simon and Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Aretha Franklin, discusses freedom for Nelson Mandela, anti-apartheid music, the African National Congress (ANC); 3:51 - Wembley reported by Phillip Tomlinson: includes video of performers at Wembley Stadium in London on April 16, 1990 including the Manhattan Brothers, Jackson Browne, Johnny Clegg, Terence Trent D'Arby, Anita Baker, Bonnie Raitt, Neil Young,  Jim Kerr, Little Steven, Chrissy Hynde, includes interviews with Johnny Clegg, Patti LaBelle, Terence Trent D'Arby and Little Steven, includes video of Nelson Mandela and musicians backstage at Wembley Stadium, discusses Nelson Mandela, Winnie Mandela, apartheid, South African musicians, progressive music, difficulties inside prison; 13:22 - Culture Gimme Hope Jo'anna: includes video of the music videos Gimme Hope Jo'anna by Eddie Grant and Bloodbath by Phranc; 18:30 - Miriam Makeba: includes video of the music videos Amapondo and Welela by Miriam Makeba, includes an Interview of Miriam Makeba; discusses Mamma Africa, the film Come Back, Africa, the ANC, the UN, a political exile; 23:06 - CULTURE FREEDOM CHARTER: includes the music video Freedom Charter by Michael Edward Stevens

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