It Is Still A Good Year For Joyous Celebration

It Is Still A Good Year For Joyous Celebration

It Is Still A Good Year For Joyous Celebration

One of the most successful bands in South Africa (merging all genres like RnB, Hip-Hop, amapiano, gQom, Maskandi, gospel etc) is Joyous Celebration.

A South African live band group which is mainly or just say a church choir, releasing their independent songs and making waves round the South African music industry, even though it is a gospel band.

The group has existed for years, and so has gathered lots of accolades to their name.

Talking About The History Of Joyous Celebration

Joyous Celebration according to them first had their first live show back in 1996 as gospel group singer. They tend to give much credit to MTN as it seems they has been well funded by the leading Tele communication company in Africa.

It is definitely hard to have imagined that the South African music group has survived these years till date, and still powers to a very great degree.

Their name was given by the fans of the band, who called them Joyous as they share exceedingly lively songs.

Joyous Celebration was pioneered by just 3 persons, close friends whose names are: Lindelani Mkhize, Jabu Hlongwane and Mthunzi Namba.

When they first made their debut, it was said to be for the celebration of the political change in South Africa, then the country witnessed a peaceful transition to an era of democracy.

Then, they were staged at inaugural show in Wits Great back in 1996 and an thus their name through their fans who felt the spiritual awakening, they were from then titled Joyous Celebration.

The three friends since then has been very serious to see that South African gospel music begins a journey where it will be unchallenged a music genre.

They have amassed a great number of awards like SAMA, Metro FM Music Awards, Crown Gospel Music Awards, One Gospel Awards, PENSALIB Award, SAMA Best downloaded album and songs, most downloaded album in South Africa, Africa Music Awards for Best Gospel Event  and so much more.

They has been so successful that the group decided to avoid accepting nominations or Awards competitions just to see that other upcoming and young artists find their feet and make some impact through winning of awards, most South African gospel singer are said to have emerged from the Joyous Ensemble.

Joyous Celebration Ebunzimeni

Two years ago, in 2020, when the Corona virus pandemic was at it’s peak, the ban dropped a single which they called Ebunzimeni, the song was spirit filled and made a great song.

Presently, the track is still one of the most cherished song in the South African gospel music world.

Ebunzimeni song is currently on the official Youtube of the music group, you can visit their channel and listen to the great sound.

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