Today is Freedom Day, a public holiday in South Africa that celebrates the first non-racial elections in 1994.
You can read about the first election day here.
The blog Africa is a Country is posting music breaks to celebrate. (Thanks, Sean, for the great selection!)
Here’s a distinctive version of Nkosi Sikelel iAfrika by Charlie Haden and the Liberation Music Orchestra.
What are you doing to commemorate Freedom Day?