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Oscar winner Malik Bendjelloul’s death a suicide

The "Searching for Sugar Man" director was struggling with depression, according to his family, who have said that the 36-year-old killed himself.

Rodriguez: searching for SA royalties

The story of Rodriguez, the greatest protest singer and songwriter that most people never heard of, is a real-life fairytale with a Hollywood finale.

Searching for Sugar Man and the sugar-coated hippies

For me, Rodriguez was right up there with rugby and Die Stem, writes reader Anton Kannemeyer.

Discovering hippies and teen rebellion when ‘Searching for Sugar Man’

Rodriguez’s magical transformation into a hero around the world has proved old South African hippies right — for once.

‘Sugarman’ prepares for SA tour

Big Concerts has announced that Mexican-American singer-songwriter Rodriguez will perform in South Africa in February.

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