Nelson Mandela

Beyoncé & Jay-Z, Eddie Vedder, Ed Sheeran, & More To Play Mandela 100 Celebration

Global Citizen Festival, the annual celebrity-infused anti-poverty benefit concert, is coming to South Africa this year to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth.
Chris DeVille | July 9, 2018 - 9:00 am

Toto Agree CBS Was Dumb To Soundtrack Mandela Memorial With “Africa”

Toto's 1983 hit "Africa" is a prime example of glorious period-specific soft-rock cheese, a song that can fuck up your whole afternoon if you hear…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2013 - 8:55 am

Watch R. Kelly Pay Tribute To Nelson Mandela And Improvise Some Songs On Arsenio

R. Kelly's 2003 single "Soldier's Heart" was originally dedicated to the actual soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan. But when he visited South Africa for the…
Tom Breihan | December 6, 2013 - 11:07 am

Read Bono’s Eulogy For Nelson Mandela

For the entire time he's been famous, U2 frontman Bono has been vocal in his support of the South African revolutionary turned president Nelson Mandela,…
Tom Breihan | December 6, 2013 - 8:55 am