Yvonne Chaka Chaka is an African music legend, loved and celebrated in many, if not in all African Households and beyond, by both men and women, young and old. Her music, her love for Africa, her stage presence and her humanitarian activities make her stand out among many other African Artists. But how much do we really know about the amazing women fondly known as the “Princess of Africa?” Why does she do the things that she does? What does music mean to her? How was life for her during the time of apartheid in South Africa and why is she called the Princess of Africa? What do people say about her? In this book, Nguisse and Grandfather Zulu take you into the intimate space of Mama Yvonne and show you her diverse personality, and much more.
A curious teenage African girl from the diaspora meets an elderly, wise, savvy and engaging African storyteller and the stage is set for a fascinating story about a selfless daughter of Africa, whose love for her continent is immeasurable.