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Yvonne Chaka Chaka

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Summary:Documentary portrait of Yvonne Chaka Chaka, disco singer from South Africa, highlighting the influence of gospel music and traditional African rhythms on her music. Excerpts of her music videos and performances are interspersed with Chaka Chaka discussing her music.
Ascension in association with A Cut Above Productions presents.
Contributor:Chaka Chaka, Yvonne
Bowey, John R
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Singers South Africa
Disco musicians South Africa
Disco music South Africa
Popular music South Africa
Music South Africa
Chaka Chaka, Yvonne
Credits:Editor, Alan J. Melville ; cameraman, Vincent G. Cox ; producer and director, John R. Bowey.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Music
Performing Arts
Collection:Films@UM
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