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Paul Simon, Graceland: The African Concert (1988)

A concert given in Zimbabwe, Africa, by singer Paul Simon, featuring such South African musicians as Miriam Makeba and Hugh Masakela.
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Credited cast:
Paul Simon ... Himself
Hugh Masekela ... Himself
Miriam Makeba ... Herself
Ladysmith Black Mambazo Ladysmith Black Mambazo ... Themselves
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Isaac Asante Isaac Asante ... Percussion
Nomsa Caluza Nomsa Caluza ... Back-up Singer
Tony Cedras Tony Cedras ... Keyboards
Jabulani Dubazana Jabulani Dubazana ... Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Nobambo Fazakerley Nobambo Fazakerley ... Back-up Singer
Francis Fuster Francis Fuster ... Drums
Bakithi Kumalo Bakithi Kumalo ... Bass
Abednego Mazibuko Abednego Mazibuko ... Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Albert Mazibuko Albert Mazibuko ... Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Geophrey Mdletshe Geophrey Mdletshe ... Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Sonti Mndebele Sonti Mndebele ... Back-up Singer


Track listing: 1. Paul Simon and Ladysmith Black Mambazo - Intro and Township Jive 2. Paul Simon - Boy In The Bubble 3. Paul Simon - Gumboots 4. Paul Simon - Whispering Bells 5. Hugh Masekela - Bring Him Back Home (Nelson Mandela) 6. Paul Simon - Crazy Love, Vol. II 7. Paul Simon - I Know What I Know 8. Miriam Makeba - Jinkel E Maweni 9. Miriam Makeba - Soweto Blues 10. Paul Simon and Miriam Makeba - Under African Skies 11. LadySmith Black Mambazo - Nomathemba (Mother Of Hope) 12. LadySmith Black Mambazo - Hello My Baby 13. Paul Simon and LadySmith Black Mambazo - Homeless 14. Paul Simon - Graceland 15. Paul Simon - You Can Call Me Al 16. Hugh Masekela - Stimela 17. Paul Simon and Ladysmith Black Mambazo - Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes 18. Miriam Makeba, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Hugh Masekela and Paul Simon - N'kosi Sikeleli Written by JJCaesar

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Documentary | Music


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Release Date:

8 September 1988 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Paul Simon, Graceland: The African Concert See more »

Filming Locations:

Harare, Zimbabwe See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


Bakithi Kumalo switches between two bass guitars (one fretless, one not) during the concert, which is fine. However, he switches back and forth between the two during the song "I Know What I Know". See more »

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