Pata Pata (3:02)

Cover of The Best Of Miriam Makeba: The Early Years

From The Best Of Miriam Makeba: The Early Years and 83 other releases

Pata Pata was written in Xhosa in 1967 and is Miram Makebas internationally most successful track.It hit postion 14 of the German charts.

On 9 November 2008, she became ill while taking part in a concert organized to support writer Roberto Saviano in his stand against the Camorra, a mafia-like organisation local to the Region of Campania. The concert was being held in Castel Volturno, near Caserta, Italy. Makeba suffered a heart attack after singing her hit song “Pata Pata”, and was taken to the “Pineta Grande” clinic where doctors were unable to revive her.

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Saguquka sathi bheka, nants' iPata Pata
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