Mahlathini

    Top Songs

    1
    BayasaziMahlathini
    Up Triangle
    2
    Kwa Mfazi Onge MamaMahlathini
    Up Triangle
    3
    MahlalelaMahlathini
    Up Triangle
    4
    Kumnyama EndliniMahlathini
    Up Triangle
    5
    Kudala BesifunaMahlathini
    Up Triangle

    Albums

    Similar Artists

      Popular On

        About

        Biography

        Simon Nkabinde Mahlathini (nicknamed "the Lion of Soweto") came to international attention via the 1985 sampler The Indestructible Beat of Soweto. He began to tour internationally with female singers the Mahotella Queens, although he has been playing and singing his brand of mbaqanga (Zulu pop music, heavily influenced by traditional singing styles) since the early '60s. Mahlathini started singing on street corners, graduated to men's choral music, and went on to form his own sm... Read more

        Chat About Mahlathini