Words on World Music

Blog archives for the day Wednesday, July 30th, 2008


Archive for July 30th, 2008

Wednesday, July 30th, 2008

We all know that music can have an effect on politics.  How strong an effect is debatable, but when Johnny Clegg and Savuka drew the world’s attention to apartheid in South Africa, the world took notice.  So did the South African government, who banned their songs (that ban has been lifted.) And the film The […]