The Musical Life and Spirited Words of Nelson Mandela
The ability of music to inspire and uplift is no secret. To a man like Nelson Mandela, music was a way to spread his anti-apartheid, pro-equality message and remind the people of South Africa that they were not alone in their fight against racism. During his long years in prison, Mandela even spent time in his inmatesâ€™ cells, singing to raise their spirits.
This month as the world celebrates Mandelaâ€™s 95th birthday, DecPlay, the worldâ€™s fastest way to learn piano, begins work on their charitable foundation to help rehabilitate prisoners by providing free music tuition. Join DecPlay as we take a look at a timeline of Mandelaâ€™s extraordinary life alongside his relationship with music and some of his most inspirational quotesâ€¦