Musical History

Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s career has spanned nearly 30 years and they have recorded nearly 40 albums, with their first winning a Grammy award for Best Traditional Folk album.  Since then, the group has racked up 15 Grammy nominations and is currently touring to promote their latest CD, Ilembe: Honoring Shaka Zulu.  They make their Columbus stop on February 24th at the Southern Theatre.  Tickets are available via or by calling (614) 431-3600 or (614) 469-0939.