The legendary Hugh Masekela, whom you hear in the background was my introduction to jazz. I remember my first-time hearing stimela was in our living room when my mum was ironing away, and I had just got back home from school. Intrigued, I listened as he told the story of the coal train and the mines in Johannesburg.
Please click the continent to travel down to Southern Africa, to Johannesburg, Egoli; The City of Gold.
Music: Grazing In The Grass by Hugh Masekela