Drakensberg Boys’ Choir: Gumboot Dancing

It’s a bit of an understatement to say that I like the Drakies’ performances. No matter what they’re performing they do it with enthusiasm and style. This is their take on the traditional South African Gumboot Dancing routine, the performance is from the their first concert in their 2010  Korean tour. The concert was given…

Drakensberg Boys’ Choir: Hodie Christus Natus Est

The Drakies singing "Hodie Christus Natus Est" ("Today Christ was born") like it’s never been sung before. This performance is from their Christmas 2011 concert series. Lyrics and a translation to English are both below the fold. Enjoy :-). markfromireland Video Source: Hodie Christus Natus Est Drakensberg Boys’ Choir 2011 – YouTube Uploaded by holy233…

Drakensberg Boys’ Choir: Viva La Vida 2010

What better way to start a month than with the Drakies? In this music video the Drakensberg Boys’ Choir perform Coldplay’s ‘Viva La Vida’. This performance is from their Winter 2010 "Music In The Mountains" concerts and has some very good solo and duo dancing as well as the usual wonderful Drakie singing. Lyrics are…

Birthday Playlist.

For Twain. These videos were shot by YouTube user baksteen1yt on June12th, 2011 in a local church building in Newton, NJ, USA. This concert was the Drakensberg Boys’ Choir last concert in their Summer 2011 tour to the USA. Happy Birthday, mark. [tubepress mode=”playlist” playlistValue=”78BF35F88E2DEEAA” theme=”youtube” playerLocation=”normal” embeddedHeight=”371″ embeddedWidth=”600″ hqThumbs=”true” author=”false” resultCountCap=”8″]

Drakensberg Boys’ Choir in Seoul

I’m an unabashed fan of the Drakensberg Boys’ Choir and ever since I first saw it I think of this video every time I think of them. It’s short, 29 seconds long, but it captures perfectly why they’re such a great choir. It was shot back stage on  May, 12th 2010 at Seoul Art Center…