SEARCHING FOR SUGAR MAN
DOCUMENTARY, 1.45PM, FOXTEL MASTERPIECE
Mexican-American singer/ songwriter Sixto Rodriguez (below) was hailed as the next Bob Dylan in the early 1970s, but after two albums – Cold
Fact and Coming from Reality – failed to chart in America, he disappeared from view. In a twist of fate, Rodriguez became wildly popular in South Africa, but his retreat from the spotlight led to speculation he had died. Two Cape Town fans decided to find out the truth.