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Alicia Keys Performs Mandela Tribute with John Legend


AliciaKeys.comAlicia Keys paid tribute to the late Nelson Mandela during her recent concert in Yarra Valley, Australia.

Just a day after Mandela passed away at the age of 95 years old, the singer was joined by John Legend to perform a heartfelt rendition of Bob Marley‘s “Redemption Song” for a packed crowd.  The video footage was posted in Alicia’s recently launched website,

“I was halfway around the world when I heard of the passing of Nelson Mandela,” Alicia shared.Since we are on tour together here in Australia, John Legend and I decided to do a special tribute of ‘Redemption Song’ to him when we performed in Yarra Valley.”

She goes on to add, “Madiba’s legacy lives on in all of us!”

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