A celebration of the 30 years musical partnership between two legendary South African jazz musicians who continue to make music of astounding power and originality.
” exuberant and energetic, sophisticated and stylish, full of passion and soul, melody and strength, their rhythms seductive and irresistible, defying listeners to keep their feet still”. World Music Magazine
Th e musical partnership between South Africans, the Queen of African Jazz Pinise Saul and virtuoso guitarist Lucky Ranku is now celebrated in a new project “Township Legends”. The creative musical partnership at the heart of Zila, The South African Gospel Singers, Township Express and The African Jazz Allstars is given a new impetus in this dazzling afro-jazz project.
Lucky Ranku’s signature guitar provides exhilarating support to Pinise Saul’s soulful voice bringing their songs alive in a display of unbridled energy. With their band featuring 5 star instrumentalists their songs become epic in nature creating an irresistible journey into the heart of the South African townships.
Songs from their remarkable partnership starting with Ipi Tombi in the 70s, Zila in the 80s, Township Express in the 90s, The South African Gospel Singers and The African Jazz Allstars are presented with new creative energy.