Simphiwe Dana Don’t Call Beyoncé Mama Africa

Simphiwe Dana Don’t Call Beyoncé Mama Africa

Simphiwe Dana has led the voices of Africans that have made it clear that there’ll always be just on Mama Africa, the late Miriam Makeba.

It all started when a tweep, 2000 we guess, took to Twitter to point out her appreciation for Queen Bey following watch “Black is King.”

The tweep created a thread about why Africans should ask Beyoncé as Mama Africa. Which had many telling the tweep that perhaps not…
Simphiwe Dana Don't Call Beyoncé Mama Africa


The history of the term is that it had been given to legendary musician, activist, and philanthropist, Miriam Makeba.

While we will all agree that “Black is King” deserves its flowers, tweeps were quick to say that there’ll only be one Miriam Makeba, including Simphiwe Dana.