I was quite taken with her, because I'd never seen the African influence in dance with that kind of strength and artistic power. It impacted my soul. No one had reached those heights. She was the definitive black dance company. She moved among the highest intellectuals of black culture, all the writers and painters and literary folk.Harry Belafonte
"Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award"
/ emmyawards = "Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program/Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program"
1960 Tonight with Belafonte, The Revlon Revue
/ tonyawards = "Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical/Best Featured Actor in a Musical"
1954 John Murray Anderson's Almanac
/ grammyawards = "Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording/Best Performance - Folk"
1961Swing Dat Hamme
"Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording/Best Folk Recording"
1966 An Evening With Belafonte/Makeba
"Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award"
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