In The Bin [Issue
#24] Various Artists Rough Guide To South Africa
World Music Network)
Despite its strife-torn history, South Africa possesses a treasure-trove of joyous,
entertaining musical styles. This Rough Guide compilation showcases music ranging
from Zulu a capella to bubblegum pop to reggae and features South
African stars (Miriam Makeba, Lucky Dube) as well as Solomon Lindas original
version of the classic Mbube (better-known as Wimoweh).