2021 04 10 - Rudi Claase "Liedjieskrywer" CD LAUNCH, Photo Factory, Boksburg, 20:00, R150
Liedjieskrywer .............. CDRC008 2021
3. Bly Staan
6. Lief Vir Liefde
7. Vingers En Voete
8. As Ek Stil Bly
9. Die Wiel Draai
10. Maak Dit Lekker
11. Ewige Kind
12. Wit Kruise
13. Vir Die Nostalgie
Few artists in the Afrikaans industry share the success that fans today call "Ons Lieflinge". The multi-platinum selling group, consisting of vocalists, Rudi & Corlea, proved to be the biggest combination act in the history of Afrikaans music.
With their newest celebratory release, "Platinum Treffers", Fans are able to bathe in an eclectic blend of all their moments, both live and in studio, set off by the first ever biographical musical account on the subject of the groups sad fragmentation, written and performed by Rudi Claase. This special song, [Rudi & Corlea] is sure to be a favourite of the Lieflinge fans.
Created by Rudi Claase, "Ons Lieflinge" revisited the impactful and symphonic nature of historical Afrikaans music, Making it more current and approachable. "Liefilnge Platinum Treffers" is a keepsake, and a treasure that "Lieflinge" fans are sure to hold dear.
He is charming. She is sexy. Together they are refreshing youthful and stylish contemporary. Rudi Claase and Zita Pretorius are South Africa's proudest vocal discovery! Pay attention to the excellent album Die Engele sing (The Angels sing). Stamped with vocal and orchestral splendour and purity, the duo Rudi & Zita offers a multilingual double album with 24 beautiful songs in different genres - from smouldering ballads and exuberant pop hits to melancholic country favourites and moving gospel songs. Rudi, the founder of this vocal concept, gained valuable experience during a work session in America and closed a record deal. He has over 400 original songs composed. With this expertise he adds six new songs with immediate impact for this collection. The singers' voices are complemented by a live string orchestra, polished with Rudi's distinctive musical style production - including arrangements, orchestration, direction, technical perfection and creative packaging.
Besides boasting five contemporary spiritual songs, the album contains timeless jewels, nostalgic world hits and a selection of beautiful Afrikaans favourites. Among the cuts that showcase the artists craft, are Roses are red my love, Room full of roses, No more boleros, O mein Papa, Que Sera Sera, Barcarolle and Angelus. The full multilingual CD includes Nikita, Seasons in the sun, Mull of Kintyre and Wheels on fire. The album contains works in English, Afrikaans, German and French.