Johnny Clegg and Savuka
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Johnny Clegg's second crossover band Savuka takes its name from the Zulu word for "We have risen". Savuka, like Clegg's first band Juluka before it, mixes African music with Celtic folk music and international rock sounds. They recorded four albums: Third World Child (1987), Shadow Man (1988), Cruel, Crazy, Beautiful World (1989), Heat, Dust & Dreams (1993). The last album was nominated for a US Grammy Award for the best world music album in 1993.Read More...
In the United States songs performed by Johnny Clegg have appeared in three well-known feature films: "Scatterlings of Africa" in Rain Main, "Dela" in George of the Jungle, and "Life Is a Magic Thing" in the animated film Ferngully.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- LyricsCopper sun sinking low
Scatterlings and fugitives
Hooded eyes and weary brows
Seek refuge in the night
- Dela - 36,869 plays
- Asimbonanga (Mandela) - 20,449 plays
- Great Heart - 17,763 plays
- LyricsHawu! Bheka Mama! Oye!
Hamb'ugadile! (be alert and be on guard)
I feel a river in flood in my veins
I can feel your love in my brain
It wants to dance my life
- Third World Child - 8,751 plays
- I Call Your Name - 9,696 plays
- These Days - 7,309 plays
- The Crossing (Osiyeza) - 8,138 plays
- Cruel Crazy Beautiful World - 9,042 plays