Brenda Fassie full name was Brenda Nokuzola Fassie. She was a South African apartheid Afropop singer, songwriter, dancer and activist. She had many nicknames during her time she was called MaBrrr by her fans and well known to be the Queen of African Pop, Madonna of the township,or the black madonna. She had great stage presence and her performances would blow many away.
Brenda Fassie was born on the 3rd of November 1964 in Langa, Capetown and unfortunately died on the 9th of May 2004 in Sunninghill, Sandton. She only had one child and he is a grown man now by the name Bongani Fassie.
Brenda Fassie will always be greatly missed for the impact she has made in the music industry. Here are her top 5 best songs of all time, see if you remember any of them.
1. Vuli Ndlela
This was a song from the album Memeza released in the year 1997. This was a definite hit during parties as well as weddings.
2. Weekend Special.
This song was from the album Legends. Remember how we used to sing along to this song without even knowing the words. This song was a classic for get togethers.
3. Black President.
This was a song in the album Black president released in the year 1990. This song brings back so much memories of the struggle. It’s an very emotional and many have teared up once listening to this song.
4. Wedding Day.
This songs comes Love songs album. This song has to be one of the best ,it a great wedding day banger.
5. Too late for Mama.
Too late for Mama was released in the year 1989. It was a very emotional song but a great Brenda Fassie.
Which songs from the Legendary Brenda Fassie make up your top 5?