Video: Hugh Masekela 'Coal Train (Stimela)' Live in London

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We couldn't really begin to scratch at the importance of Hugh Masekela — not only as a musician but as a public voice against apartheid, exploitation, and an oppressive government. Better than words, we'll leave you with this stunning live performance of "Coal Train (Stimela)" at the Freedom Beat Festival in London 1986. Happy birthday Bra Hugh!

Photo by AMOS GUMULIRA / AFP) (Photo by AMOS GUMULIRA/AFP via Getty Images

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