The Mayor of EThekwini Municipality Zandile Gumede will be welcoming award-winning group legendary Ladysmith Black Mambazo this week at the King Shaka International Airport.
The group is expected back in South Africa on Wednesday.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo, who recently won their 5th Grammy Award for their latest album, Shaka Zulu Revisited, are wrapping up their three-month long US tour.
On Thursday, April 12 – they return to KZN and the people of Durban are invited to celebrate the Grammy win with the group as they parade the streets of the city on a Rikshaw.
The parade will start at 10:00 am and end at 1:00 pm at The City Hall where city officials will address the public and there will be a short performance by Ladysmith Black Mambazo.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo were nominated twice at the Grammy’s this year and won the Best World Music award.