Lorraine Klaasen performs a tribute to Miriam Makeba on Friday, Feb. 22, at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.

Klaasen is the daughter of the famous South African singer Thandie Klaasen, one of Nelson Mandela’s favourite singers.

She'll sing South African folk songs, many performed by the great Miriam Makeba, who was hailed as Empress of African Song and Mama Africa, as well as her own compositions.

Tickets are $20 for Art Gallery of Hamilton members, and $25 for the general public. For information, call 905-527-6610.

The doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.