Prudence Mabhena and the rest of Liyana
Music by Prudence – this year's Oscar winner for Documentary Short Subject, airing Wednesday on HBO – tells a Zimbabwen tale of hardship, music and redemption. Listen here.
"Liyana (the name of the band) means 'it's raining.' And
Africa is a dry place — whenever it rains, we feel blessed. So we
feel that whenever we're singing onstage, we bless our audience." – Prudence Mabhena.