TIME is Lindiwe Maxolo debut solo Jazz album produced by Nduduzo Makhathini. The album was released in October 2013 and has been nominated at the South African Music Awards in Best Jazz Album category. Her music on this album fuses World and African sounds; lyrically it explores diverse spiritual, love and commentary on African subject matters. She is described by many music critics as a petite lady with a big uniquely amazing voice.
TIME is smooth, layered and meditative in its overall offering. All 13 tracks have an individual definitive persona to them that adds to the collective feel of the album. It is an easy listen to the ear piece music artistry that allows the listener to travel musically in their mind. Lindiwe’s musical journey includes opening for the legendary Dave Grusin and Lee Ritenour, working with South African jazz legends such as Sibongile Khumalo, Themba Mkhize, Feya Faku, McCoy Mrubata, Andile Yenana, Gloria Bosman.
Lindiwe Maxolo is an emerging powerful vocalist in the South African Jazz music industry. She is recipient winner of the 2002 Afro Vocal Category in the Old Mutual Jazz Encounters Competition. Armed with a Cum Laude in Jazz Honours Degree from the University of Cape Town, she’s demonstrated her diversity by performing in India, Portugal, Greece and New Orleans. And her enchanting magical voice will still see her further mesmerize the world.