Meadowlands was an anti-apartheid song by Strike Vilakezi written in protest to the forced removal of the residents of Sophiatown to the township Meadowlands. It was popularised in the 1950s by artists like Dorothy Masuka and Miriam Makeba. Listen to a short sample of the tune from Thandeka as she shares an update on the campaign.
Song like this one are an important part of our heritage –
Help us bring it back to like by spreading the word and contributing to the project – every little bit counts!
Originally posted on Indiegogo 2018