AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange

Mama Africa: Miriam Makeba!

Season 11 Episode 1 | 56m 46s

MAMA AFRICA: MIRIAM MAKEBA! traces the life and music of the South African singer and anti-apartheid activist, the voice and the hope of Africa. Using rare archive footage of her performances and interviews, MAMA AFRICA introduces a new generation to the music and fascinating life of the woman who stood for truth and justice, fought for the oppressed and campaigned tirelessly against apartheid.

Aired: 01/21/19

Expires: 01/20/20

Rating: TV-G

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