On Air Feature
Getting to know Claire Johnston of Mango Groove
Claire joined Mango Groove while she was 17 and still at school. She earned R60 for her first performance.
Sakina Kamwendo speaks to legendary South African vocalist Claire Johnston.
Known for their unique blend of marabi, kwela and pop music, Iconic South African music group Mango Groove has made an indelible mark on the history of local music.
In-between recording sessions and concerts, Claire managed to complete a degree majoring in English, Philosophy, and Politics from the University of the Witwatersrand.
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