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John Hassan leads this newly-formed group on percussion, vocals and acoustic guitar. Hassan’adas blends original African rhythms and sounds to “make music that people can listen and dance to”. Hassan has shared the stage with musical greats including Stimela, Hugh Masekela, Jimmy Dludlu, Simply Red, SibongileKhumalo as well as Brenda Fassie and Miriam Makeba. Other band members include Congo-born Kissangwe Junior Mbouta (drums and vocals), Nathan Carolus (guitar and backing vocals) and Lucas Khumalo (bass and backing vocals) who have all played an recorded with prominent South African musicians.