Soweto Gospel Choir To Perform in Barrie

The Grammy-Award Winning Soweto Gospel Choir from South Africa is once again touring across Canada for their 10th Anniversary Celebrations.

For the occasion, the Soweto Gospel Choir will have a performance at Mapleview Community Church at 300 Mapleview Dr. on Saturday, June 22nd.

The Soweto Gospel Choir is known to the public for their collaboration with famous artists such as Bono, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Robert Plant, Celine Dion, Peter Gabriel and the Red Hot Chilli Peppers.

The choir is the first South African artists to have a performance at the Academy Awards. They have also won two Grammys, Billboard Music Awards and an Emmy Award.

In 2003, the Soweto Gospel Choir adopted the Aids Oprhans Foundation, Nkosi’s Haven Vukani. From 2003 up to now, the choir succeeded in raising $1.4 million that were donated to support the foundation’s work with children affected by aids in South Africa.

The host of the event is Inside The Music. The performance is scheduled for 7:00 p.m.

For ticket information, please visit www.ticketwindow.ca.

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