We are joined by music legend Tu Nokwe. Tu seems to be passing the baton of the love of the arts to her daughter, who is just as equally talented
Tu Nokwe is one of a kind South African icon, that has done it all in her long and illustrious career, she is an actor, singer, songwriter, composer, guitarist, and even a teacher. She started out teaching music to the children around townships, from her family’s Amajika Youth and Children’s Art Project, this was before she got a chance to attend the prestigious Manhattan School of Music. After her return, she released her fist album ‘Inyakanyaka’, in 1996. Her love for helping the youth is what fuels the passion in her music, as she is trying to educate the young generations. Her music has racked up numerous awards, including international ones such as “Best release from Africa” by the British world music magazine, for her album African Child. Her acting skills have seen her linked to a number of artistic films and productions, such as The Red Scorpion, Shaka Zulu, and even being a mentor to some of the actors in the critically acclaimed Sarafina.
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