Ladysmith Black Mambazo – Tickets – State Theatre of Ithaca – DSP – Ithaca, NY – March 4th, 2022

Ladysmith Black Mambazo
DSP Shows Presents

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

State Theatre of Ithaca - DSPIthacaNY
$25.00 - $45.00
All Ages
South African group that warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with their uplifting vocal harmonies and signature dance moves

For 60 years, South Africa’s five-time Grammy Award winners, Ladysmith Black Mambazo has warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with uplifting vocal harmonies, signature dance moves and charming onstage banter. It was Paul Simon’s 1987 Graceland album that introduced Ladysmith Black Mambazo to the world. The late former South African President Nelson Mandela designated the group “South Africa’s cultural ambassadors to the world,” a title the members carry with them with the highest honor. In 2018 the group received not one but two Grammy Award nominations for two separate albums, a first in the history of World Music. These two nominations brought their career total to 19 Grammy Award nominations. One of these albums, Shaka Zulu Revisited, won Best World Music Album. This was the group’s fifth Grammy Award win, the most for any World Music group. In 2019, Ladysmith Black Mambazo collaborated for the third time with the famed Steppenwolf Theatre Company on a production entitled Lindiwe and released an album with songs from the show.

Ladysmith Black Mambazo has performed for millions of people, singing a message of peace, love and harmony

Venue Information:
State Theatre of Ithaca - DSP
107 West State St.

Ithaca, NY, 14850