Ladysmith Black Mambazo Perform at Strathmore (VIDEO)
South African a cappella singing group Ladysmith Black Mambazo performs Jan. 30 at 8 p.m. at the Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. The group shares the stories and culture of South Africa by performing songs from their previous albums as well as their latest album, Always With Us. The album was released in 2014, and is a tribute to Ladysmith founder’s Joseph Shabalala’s wife, Nellie, who passed away in 2002. The album is a collection of recordings Nellie made with her church choir in 2001, with Ladysmith Black Mambazo adding their voices to Nellie’s archival recordings
Tickets start at $28 and may be purchased by calling 301.581.5100 or online at Strathmore website.
Video of Ladysmith Black Mambazo performing “This is the Way We Do It”