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Sun City: Artists United Against Apartheid (1985)

A protest organization of rock musicians musically declare their boycott of a major South African resort and the making of that video is discussed.

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Via Afrika ...
Themselves
Iqbal Akhund ...
Himself - Asst. Secretary General (as Iqbai Akhund)
Tina B. ...
Herself
...
Himself
Ray Barretto ...
Himself
Stiv Bators ...
Himself (as Stiv Bator)
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Herself
Big Youth ...
Himself
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Himself (as Ruben Blades)
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Himself
...
Himself
Duke Bootee ...
Himself
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Himself
Ron Carter ...
Himself
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Himself
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In this music video, the musician members of the protest organization, Artists Against Apartheid, announce in song their refusal to perform at the major South African resort, Sun City, while that country's tyrannically racist policy of Apartheid is in effect. In addition, the making of this video and the main political motivations of the participants is also depicted and discussed. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Documentary | Music

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7 December 1985 (USA)  »

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Features Donahue (1967) See more »

Soundtracks

Sun City
Written by Steven Van Zandt
Performed by Artists United Against Apartheid
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