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The Mahotella Queens


The brand „Mahotella Queens“ is still very alive and kicking, 50 years after their first triumphs. Legendary band founder Hilda Tloubatla recently invited 2 young singers to join and the new line up was highly celebrated in 2017 at the European festivals. The Queens are now representing more than just one generation and bring a live show that is filled with dance, joy and energy and more vibrant than ever before.


Together with the ‘Makhona Tsothle Band’, and the late, great, bass "groaner", Mahlatini, they invented “Mbaqanga” - a potent mix of various South African and imported styles - an explosive sound; intimately regional yet widely universal, which not only changed the course of music in their country, but continues to captivate the world. With the warmth of captivating songs and energetic dance routines, they carved their path through the 1960's, and across the ‘70’s triumphantly, setting international stages alight by the mid-‘80’s, well into the ‘90’s…. and onwards…


Book a Concert

July - August 2018

BOOKING CONTACT: marion@GRIOTproduction.de

Travelling party: 6+1

Exclusive territory: Europe and UK

Sub agent network:
UK: Katja Plasse, GRIOT UK: katjaplasse@mac.com
BENELUX: René van Bodegon, Earthbeat: rene@earthbeat.nl
FRANCE: Sabine Girbeau, Medianocte: sabine@medianocte.com
ITALY: Magali Berardo, Musicalista: magalie@musicalista.it
SCANDINAVIA: Ken Day, D TOURS: daysharp@gmail.com

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Highlights 2018

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