The New York Times reports
Miriam Makeba, a South African singer whose voice stirred hopes of freedom among millions in her own country though her music was formally banned by the apartheid authorities she struggled against, died early Monday after performing at a concert in Italy. She was 76.Read complete article
Here is a video of Miriam Makeba singing Pata Pata
As we remember her, listen to her music and watch recordings of performances such as the one above she will live forever and be with us always.