LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO is the most famous and successful Zulu vocal group of all time. Founded and led by Joseph Shabalala in 1974, they quickly became hugely popular in their native South Africa, but it was their collaboration with Paul Simon on his classic Graceland album in the mid-eighties that brought them to a worldwide audience. The group'..
On November 1, 2007 Keane hosted a spectacular night at Brixton Academy in aid of the charity War Child. The evening featured sets from Teddy Thompson (son of Richard), Findlay Brown, Brendan Benson (with Keane as his backing band), the Guillemots, the Magic Numbers, the Pet Shop Boys and Lily Allen, performing her own chart topper Smile and the Ke..