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    Fear for fate of Durban landmarks as lease ends0

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  • The 100 greatest South African songs

    The 100 greatest South African songs0

    The LS team got thinking about South Africa’s greatest songs of the past 50 years. We compiled a list of 100, and profiled some immortal tunes… Blues for a hip king: Abdullah Ibrahim (1975) This hypnotic masterpiece capped off a three-year hot streak for the “brother with perfect timing”. No flashiness here – only meditation.