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Joseph Shabalala Dies At 78

Joseph Shabalala, one of the pioneer African musicians to introduce African sound to the world has died. Shabalala died in hospital in Pretoria, South Africa, the band's manager said.


"Yes it's true. Mr Shabalala passed on this morning," Xolani Majozi told the South Africa Times. "The group is on tour in the US, but they have been informed and are devastated because the group is family."