Sixto Rodriguez. He is one of my favorite singers. He released two low selling folk albums and pretty much disappeared. Years later he discovered his albums were a HUGE success in South Africa. The film "Searching For Sugar Man" tells his incredible story.
Sixto Rodriguez - Sugar Man. Saw him in Bristol last December (2012) - was an amazing night - wonderful atmosphere of celebration and he was really on form. What a great story too about finding success and recognition at 70.
Rodriguez: 10 Things You Don't Know About the 'Searching for Sugar Man' Star He didn't watch the Oscars, he's making millions on the road and more Read more: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/rodriguez-10-things-you-dont-know-about-the-searching-for-sugar-man-star-20130328#ixzz3EELKUmFV