South African group Ladysmith Black Mambazo performs

February 3, 2012 7:56:49 PM PST
A Grammy Award-winning group from South Africa that has a worldwide following entertained fans in Chicago tonight.

Ladysmith Black Mambazo performed at the Old Town School of Folk Music.

The group was founded in the 1960s and blends the rhythms and harmonies of South African musical traditions with the sounds and sentiments of gospel music.

Ladysmith Black Mambazo has recorded with American artists including Paul Simon and Stevie Wonder.