Miriam Makeba, Hugh Masekela, Sting, George Michael, Eurythmics, Graham Chapman, Lenny Henry, Al Green, Joe Cocker, Jonathan Butler, Freddie Jackson, Ashford & Simpson, Fry and Laurie, Wet Wet Wet,Joan Armatrading, Paul Carrack, Fish, Paul Young, Curt Smith, Tears For Fears, Bryan Adams, Bee Gees, Jackson Browne, Aswad, Sly & Robbie, Peter Gabriel, Maxi Priest,UB40, Tracy Chapman, Simple Minds, Derek B, Stevie Wonder, Fat Boys, Chuby Checker, Jessye Norman. They all take part in the Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday Tribute at Wembley Stadium, London >> 261 MINUTES on RVM >>
Wikipedia : This day (November 9, 2008), in Castel Volturno, Italy, died Miriam Makeba, a South African singer and civil rights activist
Official Website : She was, amongst many things, a woman of great vision who saw far into the future, and with her uncanny and acute sense of history, she determined that her legacy was to be of benefit to her family, and by consolidating intellectual property, she determined that her legacy would also be of benefit to her community, her culture, her country and indeed all the world …and should never be abused.
@last.fm : Born March 4, 1932 in Johannesburg, she was barely 21 years old when she, as a member of the Manhattan Brothers, reached for the stars in her home country. It didn’t take long before her career was brought to another level.