Coenie de Villiers needs no introduction, here is a ‘short’ Bio of him

Coenraad Grabe (Coenie) de Villiers was born in Bloemfontein on October 11, 1956.
Coenie de Villiers has changed the landscape of South African music and in particular Afrikaans music over the past 40 years.
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You may not know Steven De Groote, but he was the best pianist, here is a short Bio of him

Steven De Groote (1953–1989) was a South African classical pianist. Steven De Groote was born in Johannesburg, South Africa into a Belgian family in which, for three generations, almost every member had been a professional musician.
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Hier is ‘n kort Bio oor die bekendste akteur, komediant en sanger Al Debbo

Al Debbo (1924–2011) was ’n legendariese akteur, komediant en sanger. Hy is bekend vir liedjies soos Sonbrilletjies, Hasie, Tantes van Nantes, Brakke van Turffontein en Bolandse nooientjie. Debbo het altesaam in twintig rolprente gespeel. Die eerste was Die kaskenades van dokter Kwak in 1948 en die laaste Oh Shucks I’m Gatvol in 2004.
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Country Spectacular – Rockwood Theatre – Pretoria

FM Promotions are doing it again…. COUNTRY SKOUSPEL once again brings together an unrivalled gathering of the legends of South African country music and a new generation of country singers in one of the largest country shows ever!

Date:- 18 August 2018
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Gehoor van Dawie Couzyn, wel hy was ‘n bekende sanger en ‘n liedjieskrywer

Mauritz David Wilhelmus (Dawie) Couzyn is op 27 Junie 1925 in Pretoria gebore en matrikuleer op Pietersburg.

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Here are a few tit-bits of The Coleske Brothers

Coleske is a former South African music group consisting of the brothers Ewald (1970) and Arnold (1971).

The brother’s debut album, The Coleskes, was issued in 1989…………….
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‘N kort Bio oor Mimi Coertse:- die dame met die gou Operastem

Maria Sophia Coertse is op 12 Junie 1932 in Durban, Natal gebore. Sy matrikuleer aan die Hoër Meisieskool Helpmekaar in Johannesburg. In 1949 begin sy haar stemopleiding in Suid-Afrika. In Julie 1953 trou sy met die uitsaaier en komponis, Dawid Engela.
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Coenie de Villiers en Mauritz Lotz te sienne in Sandbaai

Kom luister na Coenie de Villiers en Mauritz Lotz vir die nuutste versameling van Coenie se musiek. Die liedere is stil en suiwer en hy word vergesel met Mauritz Lotz wat sy eie towerkrag daar byvoeg.

Datum:- 8 Augustus 2018
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Janita Claassen:- haar stem mag dalk stil wees, maar sy sal nooit vergeet word nie

Op 24 Oktober 2005 het Suid-Afrika een van die gewildste Afrikaanse kunstenaars verloor toe Janita Claassen aan kanker oorlede is.

Janita is op 30 April 1947 op die Noord-Kaapse dorp Warrenton gebore. Sy het matriek behaal aan die Hoërskool Vereeniging en daarna BA (HOD) aan die destydse Potchefstroomse Universiteit vir Christelike Hoër Onderwys gestudeer.
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Nico Carstens is dalk nie meer met ons nie, maar sy musiek sal veraltyd onthou word

Nicolaas Cornelius Carstens (1926–2016) was ‘n Suid-Afrikaanse trekklavierspeler, komponis en boereorkesleier. Carstens het letterlik honderde komposisies die lig laat sien en is veral bekend vir sy instrumentale treffer, Zambezi.

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