Xa Ndiyekelelwa

R 25.00

Xa ndiyekelelwa is sung in IsiXhosa. isiXhosa is one of the 11 official languages spoken in South Africa and Zimbabwe. Xhosa is a Nguni language from Southern Africa. Xhosa is spoken as a first language by approximately 8.2 million people and by another 11 million as a second language in South Africa, mostly in Eastern Cape, Western Cape, Gauteng and Northern Cape

Xa ndiyekelelwa nguwe – If you leave me

Ndophalala njengamanzi – I will fill flow in all directions, just like water

Izixhobo zam’ ziwile – My weapons have fallen

Zithathiwe ngusathane – They were taken by the devil


Mpumelelo Manyathi is currently a meteorology student at the University of Pretoria and a chorister in the Internationally award-winning Tuks Camerata. He currently serves the choir as Cultural Advisor and Composer-in-Residence and plays a pivotal role in the teaching and arranging of traditional South African music. He is a sought after clinician and conductor for traditional music, both choral and instrumental, and holds positions on several school faculties as a traditional specialist


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