Miriam Makeba

Soundtrack, Actress, Composer

Soundtrack, Actress, Composer


Miriam Makeba was born on March 4, 1932 as Zensile Makeba Qgwashu Nguvama Yiketheli Nxgowa Bantana Balomzi Xa Ufnu Ubajabulisa Ubaphekeli Mbiza Yotshwala Sithi Xa Saku Qgiba Ukutja Sithathe Izitsha Sizi Khabe Singama Lawu Singama Qgwashu Singama Nqamla Nqgithi. She was married to Stokely Carmichael, Hugh Masekela and Sonny Pilay. She died on ...
Birth date
1932-03-04
Death date
2008-11-10
Awards
2 wins & 1 nomination.

Known For


Transamerica
Transamerica
Soundtrack (2005)
Sarafina!
Sarafina!
Angelina (1992)
Bobby
Bobby
Soundtrack (2006)
The Deal
The Deal
Soundtrack (2008)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackPoms
(performer: "Pata Pata") / (writer: "Pata Pata")
2019
SoundtrackHigh & Dry
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - The Rescue (2018) ... (performer: "The Naughty Little Flea")
2018
SoundtrackAtlanta
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Helen (2018) ... (performer: "My Angel (Malaika)" - uncredited)
2018
SoundtrackCall the Midwife
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Christmas Special (2016) ... (performer: "Pata Pata" - uncredited)
2016
SoundtrackA United Kingdom
(performer: "Pula Kgosi Seretse") / (writer: "Pula Kgosi Seretse")
2016
SoundtrackMorfi, todos a la mesa
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016) - Episode dated 6 April 2016 (2016) ... (performer: "Pata Pata") / (writer: "Pata Pata")
SoundtrackThe Demons
(performer: "Pata Pata" - as Myriam Makeba) / (writer: "Pata Pata")
2015
SoundtrackAyanda
(arranger: "House of the Rising Sun") / (performer: "House of the Rising Sun")
2015
SoundtrackUnited Passions
(performer: "Pata Pata")
2014
SoundtrackHalf of a Yellow Sun
(performer: "Naughty Little Flea")
2013
SoundtrackMandela: Long Walk to Freedom
(lyrics: "Mayibuye") / (music: "Mayibuye") / (performer: "Amampondo", "Mayibuye")
2013
SoundtrackAya of Yop City
(performer: "L'enfant et la gazelle")
2013
SoundtrackIndependent Lens
(TV Series documentary) (performer - 2 episodes, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012) - Have You Heard from Johannesburg: The Bottom Line (2012) ... (performer: "Soweto Blues") - Have You Heard from Johannesburg: The Road to Resistance (2012) ... (performer: "Ndodemny Ama (Beware,Verwoerd!)") / (writer: "Ndodemny Ama (Beware,Verwoerd!)")
SoundtrackHazel
(Short) (performer: "Pata Pata") / (writer: "Pata Pata")
2012
SoundtrackLos nuevos y clásicos bloopers
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode dated 27 March 2011 (2011) ... (performer: "Pata Pata")
2011
SoundtrackMama Africa
(Documentary) (performer: "Soweto Blues", "Qogothwane (The Click Song)", "Pata Pata")
2011
SoundtrackSing Your Song
(Documentary) (performer: "Into Yam", "Love Tastes Like Strawberries", "Malayisha", "Nongoongod (To Those We Love)") / (writer: "Into Yam", "Malayisha", "Nongoongod (To Those We Love)")
2011
SoundtrackSoul Power
(Documentary) (performer: "The Click Song")
2008
SoundtrackThe Deal
(performer: "Pata Pata") / (writer: "Pata Pata")
2008/I
SoundtrackThe World Unseen
(performer: "Baby Ntsoare")
2007
SoundtrackPiano, solo
(performer: "My Angel - Malaika")
2007
SoundtrackJoe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
(Documentary) (performer: "Pata Pata") / (writer: "Pata Pata")
2007
SoundtrackBobby
(performer: "Pata Pata") / (writer: "Pata Pata")
2006/I
SoundtrackHis Big White Self
(TV Movie documentary) (performer: "The Click Song", "Emabhaceni") / (writer: "Emabhaceni")
2006
SoundtrackTransamerica
(performer: "Jol'inkomo")
2005
SoundtrackVeronica Mars
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Pilot (2004) ... (performer: "Pata Pata" - uncredited)
2004
SoundtrackOtto - Der Katastrofenfilm
(lyrics: "Dummasack") / (music: "Dummasack")
2000
SoundtrackTohuwabohu
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Best & rest 8-26: Halb hundertvier (1998) ... (performer: "Pata Pata" - uncredited) - Tohu-Nacht Revue 1990-1997 (1997) ... (performer: "Pata Pata" - uncredited)
1997-1998
SoundtrackWhen We Were Kings
(Documentary) (performer: "Am Am Pondo") / (writer: "Am Am Pondo")
1996
SoundtrackUna estación de paso
(performer: "Pata Pata") / (writer: "Pata Pata")
1992
SoundtrackSarafina!
(performer: "Thank You Mama")
1992
SoundtrackA Warm December
(lyrics: "NONQONQO") / (music: "NONQONQO")
1973
SoundtrackMonterey Pop
(Documentary) (writer: "Bajabula Bonke (The Healing Song)")
1968
RoleTitleYear
ActressSarafina!
Angelina
1992
ActressHave You Seen Drum Recently?1989
ActressAmok
Joséphine Sempala
1983
ActressThe Ed Sullivan Show
(TV Series) Folk Singer - Episode #15.32 (1962) ... Folk Singer
1962
RoleTitleYear
ComposerHelp
(Short)
2009/I
ComposerBaba Mandela
(Documentary)
2002
ComposerAmok1983
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentHelp
(Short) (musician: vocals)
2009/I
RoleTitleYear
ThanksMama Africa
(Documentary) (in memory of)
2011
ThanksSoul Power
(Documentary) (in memory of)
2008
RoleTitleYear
SelfBouts de vies, bouts de rêves
(Documentary) Self
2012
SelfSoweto Blues
(Documentary) Musician 6
2006
SelfAmandla! A Revolution in Four Part Harmony
(Documentary) Self
2002
SelfSacred Sounds
(Documentary) Self
2000
SelfWhen We Were Kings
(Documentary) Self
1996
SelfAfrican Footsteps
(TV Series documentary) Self - Interviewee
1995
SelfChildren of Africa
(TV Special) Self
1993
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Paul Simon: Born at the Right Time (1993) ... Self
1993
SelfThe Cosby Show
(TV Series) Self - Olivia Comes Out of the Closet (1991) ... Self
1991
SelfLadysmith Black Mambazo: Journey of Dreams
(Video) Self (uncredited)
1988
SelfVoices of Sarafina!
(Documentary) Self
1988
SelfPaul Simon, Graceland: The African Concert
(TV Special documentary) Self
1988
SelfExiles
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Miriam Makeba: South African Singer (1988) ... Self
1988
SelfFreedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation
(TV Special documentary) Self
1988
SelfEbony/Jet Showcase
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 20 May 1988 (1988) ... Self
1988
SelfÀngel Casas Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.42 (1984) ... Self
1984
SelfBio's Bahnhof
(TV Series) Self - Musician - Episode dated 9 September 1982 (1982) ... Self - Musician
1982
SelfNuméro un
(TV Series) Self - Enrico Macias (1979) ... Self
1979
SelfMusique and Music
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 25 September 1977 (1977) ... Self
1977
SelfTop à...
(TV Series) Self - Jean Piat (1974) ... Self
1974
SelfEin Kessel Buntes
(TV Series) Self - Musician - Episode #1.14 (1974) ... Self - Musician
1974
Self9 Tage des Jahres
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1973
SelfRund nach dem X.
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Musician
1973
SelfThe Mike Douglas Show
(TV Series) Self / Self - South African Folksinger - Episode #9.185 (1970) ... Self - South African Folksinger - Episode #7.215 (1968) ... Self - Episode #7.131 (1968) ... Self - Episode #7.110 (1968) ... Self - Episode #5.76 (1965) ... Self
1965-1970
SelfThe David Frost Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.172 (1970) ... Self - Episode #2.58 (1969) ... Self
1969-1970
SelfIt's Pata Pata Time - Miriam Makeba singt Lieder aus Afrika und Amerika
(TV Short) Self - Musician
1970
SelfFestival panafricain d'Alger
(Documentary) Self
1969
SelfMiriam Makeba: We Will Win
(TV Special short) Self
1969
SelfTogether
(TV Movie) Self - Singer
1969
SelfThe Joey Bishop Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.138 (1968) ... Self - Episode #2.86 (1968) ... Self
1968
SelfThe Woody Woodbury Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 16 February 1968 (1968) ... Self
1968
SelfThe Ed Sullivan Show
(TV Series) Self - Singer - Jay & the Techniques, Buddy Rich, Rodney Dangerfield, Miriam Makeba, Vikki Carr, George Kirby (1967) ... Self - Singer - Episode #18.18 (1965) ... Self - Singer
1965-1967
SelfInternational Cabaret
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.23 (1967) ... Self
1967
SelfThe Lloyd Thaxton Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #4.187 (1966) ... Self
1966
SelfTonight in Person
(TV Series) Self - Special Edition (1965) ... Self - Miriam Makeba and Hugh Masekela (1965) ... Self
1965
SelfThe Hollywood Palace
(TV Series) Self / Self - Singer - Episode #2.28 (1965) ... Self - Episode #1.4 (1964) ... Self - Singer
1964-1965
SelfThe Les Crane Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.79 (1965) ... Self
1965
SelfThe Garry Moore Show
(TV Series) Self - Vicki Carr, Miriam Makeba, Allan Sherman, The Hi Lo's (1964) ... Self
1964
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 6 February 1964 (1964) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 5 November 1963 (1963) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 25 June 1963 (1963) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 13 June 1963 (1963) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 8 May 1963 (1963) ... Self - Guest
1963-1964
SelfToday
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 7 November 1963 (1963) ... Self - Episode dated 22 April 1960 (1960) ... Self
1960-1963
SelfPresident Kennedy's Birthday Salute
(TV Movie) Self
1962
SelfLook Up and Live
(TV Series) Self - Songs of Searching (1961) ... Self
1961
SelfThe Steve Allen Plymouth Show
(TV Series) Self - Singer - Episode #5.9 (1959) ... Self - Singer
1959
SelfCome Back, Africa
(Documentary) Miriam
1959
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageLivicated
(Documentary) (post-production) Self
Archive footageReMastered: The Lion's Share
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2018
Archive footageUn giorno in pretura
(TV Series) Self - Il clan dei Casalesi. Il giorno dopo (2012) ... Self
2012
Archive footageMama Africa
(Documentary) Self
2011
Archive footageSing Your Song
(Documentary) Self (uncredited)
2011
Archive footageSoul Power
(Documentary) Self
2008
Archive footageLa imagen de tu vida
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.12 (2006) ... Self
2006