Love Me Some Miriam Makeba

Miriam Makeba in 67

“Pata Pata Song”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87S_wbCsNbQ

Miriam Makeba in 2006

“Pata Pata Song”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E0Oj6ScoL_M

Miriam Makeba represents! She was a Grammy award African singer and civil rights activist. I remember her lovely song “Pata Pata” and it is such an upbeat lively song. She had an extraordinary life. She’s another amazing woman I admire and adore.

Africa (Miriam Makeba album)

Africa (Miriam Makeba album) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

More info on her life: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miriam_Makeba

English: Miriam Makeba and Dizzy Gillespie in ...

English: Miriam Makeba and Dizzy Gillespie in concert, Deauville (Normandy, France), July 20, 1991. Français : La chanteuse sud-africaine Miriam Makeba avec le trompettiste américain Dizzy Gillespie en concert à Deauville (Normandie, France) le 20 juilet 1991. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Pata Pata Song Lyrics”

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

“Pata Pata” is the name of a dance we do down Johannesburg way.

everybody starts to move as soon as “Pata Pata” starts to play – whoo

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Whoo, every Friday and Saturday night it’s “Pata Pata” time

The music keeps going all night long till the morning sun begins to shine – hey!

Aya sat waguqa sathi – wo-ho-o

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguquka sathi bheka, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

aHiyo mama ahiyo mama, nants’ iPata Pata

Saguqa sath’ – ahi ti!

Aah- saguqa sath’ – nantsi – ahi ti!

Saguqa sathi bheka nants’ iPata Pata

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I like to call my self a happy soul, a daydreamer and have a heart of a gypsy. Love to use my imagination. And trying out new things. Life can be so wonderful and enjoyable when I am being positive and releasing.
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