Month: December 2018

The Spirit of the Great Heart ~ A Night With Johnny Clegg

The world is full of strange behaviour Every man has to be his own saviour I know I can make it on my own if I try But I’m searching for a great heart to stand me by Underneath the African sky A great heart to stand me by   December saw a return to a time when music was used for something greater than itself. When a concrete cause was connected, in the way of the great international gigs that have stood out through history, like Live Aid or the 46664 concerts that shook the world with their selflessness and humanity. Held at Ellerman House in Cape Town, South Africa, the 5th of December was a night when humanity won, the beginning of something truly special. It was the reveal of the biggest South African music collaboration ever to honour the icon, a hero of South African music and a man of indisputably great heart, Johnny Clegg. But more than that, it was the launch of Friends of Johnny Clegg, a fund created in Johnny’s honour …