Overview

The Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday Tribute was a popular-music concert staged on June 11, 1988 at Wembley Stadium, London and broadcast to 67 countries and an audience of 600 million. It was also referred to as Freedomfest, Free Nelson Mandela Concert and Mandela Day. In the US, the Fox television network heavily censored the political aspects of the concert.

  1. Ken O'Neill

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Mark Knopfler

    Mark Knopfler

    vocals, guitar

  2. John Illsley

    bass

  3. Jack Sonni

    guitar

  4. Alan Clark

    Alan Clark

    keyboards

  5. Eric Clapton

    Eric Clapton

    guitar

  6. Guy Fletcher

    keyboards

  7. Terry Williams

    drums

  8. Chris White

    saxophone

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Dire Straits with Eric Clapton - Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday Tribute
Dire Straits with Eric Clapton - Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday Tribute

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Original Language English

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