Mhlaba, Hlengiwe (1973)

Hlengiwe Mhlaba. Picture from YouTube

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Description: Hlengiwe Mhlaba is a South African gospel singer, composer and songwriter. Her singing style is a mix of gospel, soul and traditional South African music, and the lyrics of her songs are about the Christian religion. She was a singing and music teacher until 2005, when she recorded her first album and became famous. Nowadays, Hlengiwe has recorded 10 studio albums and won some awards.
Sex: Female Occupation: Singer, Composer, Teacher and songwriter.
Place of Birth / Death: KwaMAshu, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Country Tags: South Africa.
Periods: XX-XXI Century Genres: Instrumental music, vocal music, dance music, religious music, nationalism music.
Styles: Soul, Gospel, Ethnic, Folk, Traditional, World Music. Group: –
Instruments: Voice. Relatives: –



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External links



  • Beltrando-Patier, Marie-Claire y otros (1996). Historia de la música. Espasa Calpe
  • Bohlman, Philip V (2002). World Music. OUP Oxford.
  • Onnen, Frank. (1967). Enciclopedia de la música. Madrid: Afrodisio Aguado.
  • Rodman, Sarah (2007). A true cultural ambassador. The Boston Globe.
  • Shepherd, J., ed. (2003). Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World. New York: Continuum.
  • Stone, Ruth M., ed (2008). The Garland Handbook of African Music. New York: Routledge.
  • Stone, Ruth M., ed (2013). The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music. New York: Routledge.