Abdullah Ibrahim

Where the African continent geographically descends into the Cape of Good Hope, sits Umlindi Wemingizimu, rising over 3000 feet into the South African sky. This translates into “The Watcher of the South”, today known as Table Mountain. The legend goes that its duty was to stand guard over anything evil or dangerous that may come from the south or the ocean. From the shores once inhabited by the San beach walkers and Khoikoi Bushmen, at the settlement at Table Bay known as Capetown, in the shadow of the mountain, began the life of a pilgrim on a devout journey (Haj), whose musical persona would transcend beyond the mundane, into spiritual echoes of Africa itself.

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Albums

The Song Is My Story
The Song Is My Story
Sunnyside Records
2015
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Mukashi Once Upon a Time
Mukashi Once Upon a...
Intuition
2014
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Mukashi (Once upon a time)
Mukashi (Once upon a...
Sunnyside Records
2014
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African Piano
African Piano
Japo Records
2014
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Sotho Blue
Sotho Blue
Sunnyside Records
2011
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Sotho Blue
Tiptoe
2010
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