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Contemporary music of African roots (as opposed to traditional, more tribal African music).


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CONGO CHILL - (by Eric Bolvin)  Year: 2014
Eric Bolvin Modern trance groove features authentic African percussion, kalimba and ram's horn. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
672565 1:45 Medium 126   
Full Track A - African, African Contemporary
672560 0:15 Medium 126   
Full Track B - African, African Contemporary
672563 1:45 Medium 126   
Full Track C - African, African Contemporary
672564 0:10 Medium 126   
Full Track D - African, African Contemporary
672562 1:45 Medium 126   
Full Track E - African, African Contemporary
672561 0:30 Medium 126   


SULUHU THE PEACEMAKER - (by Steve Urwin)  Year: 2011
Steve Urwin Very pretty and laid back with great soft sounds the blend into this gentle rhythmic mix. Extremely good for phone on hold call or cooking show, not hurried or loud but spacious with great vibe to relax and enjoy the mood. brings an immediate calm to the day Hammock music floating and simply restful, Female Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
472631 2:20 Med Fast 140   
15sec - African, Kenya  
472627 0:16 Slow 70   
Loop - African, African Contemporary  
472630 0:14 Slow 70   
60sec - African, African Contemporary  
472629 1:00 Med Fast 140   
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
472628 0:32 Med Fast 139   


AFRICAN SAFARI - (by SonicLab Pro)  Year: 2011
SonicLab Pro Inspiring, ultra-modern background track for travel-related video. Blends bold percussion patterns and cutting-edge synth sounds to create a unique and fresh African Safari feel. Works well for a safari docu or film. African documentary, Travel channel, National Geographic, PBS Special, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Instrumental) - African, African Contemporary  
475139 1:09 Med Fast 133   
Loop (Drum, Bongos) - African, African Contemporary  
476083 0:04 Med Fast 133   
Logo (no Drums) - African, African Contemporary  
476082 0:10 Med Fast 133   
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
476078 0:31 Med Fast 133   
Logo - African, African Contemporary  
476081 0:08 Med Fast 133   
30sec (no Drums) - African, African Contemporary  
476079 0:30 Med Fast 133   
Ident - African, African Contemporary  
476080 0:23 Med Fast 133   
Loop (Lead) - African, African Contemporary  
476084 0:08 Med Fast 133   


LOST TRIBES - (by Jonathan Geer)  Year: 2009
Jonathan Geer A fun tribal sounding piece with kalimba, hang drum and lots of interesting percussion instruments. Village scenes, African documentary or news story. Happy heartwarming, safari, nomads, nature scenes, Globe Trekker, corporate branding, cinematic and uplifting. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
355826 2:25 Medium 120   
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
355827 0:17 Medium 120   
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
355828 0:09 Medium 120   
Loop C - African, African Contemporary
355829 0:08 Medium 120   


I DREAM OF AFRICA - (by Guido Negraszus)  Year: 2007
Guido Negraszus Powerful, Dramatic African Tribal chanting over Authentic African Drums & Percussion complimented by beautiful ethereal backgound textures. Brings Africa to life in music perfectly blending two cultures. Perfect for TV Series Commercials & Corporate presentations that need African flavour. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
403288 3:13 Medium 107   
60sec (Main Theme) - African, African Contemporary
403558 1:00 Medium 107   
30sec (Main Theme) - African, African Contemporary
403557 0:30 Medium 107   
Variation (Mombasa Mix) - African, African Contemporary
403556 3:13 Medium 107   
Loop A (8 bar loop) - African, African Contemporary
553603 0:24 Medium 107   
Loop B (16 bar loop) - African, African Contemporary
553602 0:48 Medium 107   


ROAD TO JOHANNESBURG - (by Jeff Woodall)  Year: 2010
Jeff Woodall Upbeat uplifting feelgood celebratory and contemporary African style pop track. Written specifically for the South African FIFA World Cup 2010. Similar to Deep Forest with African Chants featuring over uptempo drums and African bongos. Exciting Cooking Show, Documentary, Travel Channel, Road Trip. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
410371 2:18 Medium 120   
Variation (20 sec edit) - African, African Contemporary
410477 0:21 Medium 120   


ZING ZANG ZOOM - (by Suzannah Doyle)  Year: 2008
Suzannah Doyle Upbeat percussion and a capella vocal African celebratory scatting song by Suzannah Doyle and Craig Farrell. In the style of Kanda Bongo Man and Vampire Weekend. Vocals by Craig Farrell; percussion by Suzannah Doyle. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - African, African Contemporary
340984 0:20 Med Fast 132   


STORMY JUNGLE - (by Steve Urwin)  Year: 2010
Steve Urwin Stormy sounds of wind and thunder,jungle mayhem.A mouth harp begins with drums and percussion blasting into the scene.A short melodic trip that doesn't steal from the multi rhythmic feel. Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
379278 1:08 Medium 120   
15sec - African, African Contemporary  
379276 0:16 Medium 120   
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
379277 0:31 Medium 120   


THE WORD IS AFRICA - (by Dream Valley Music)  Year: 2012
Dream Valley Music African rhythms dance around an undulating string-filled chorus of pure sunshine. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
570235 3:06 Medium 126   
30sec - African, African Contemporary
570228 0:35 Medium 126   
60sec - African, African Contemporary
570229 1:02 Medium 126   
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
570230 0:16 Medium 126   
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
570231 0:31 Medium 126   
Loop C - African, African Contemporary
570232 0:31 Medium 126   
Loop D - African, African Contemporary
570233 0:16 Medium 126   
Variation (Underscore) - African, African Contemporary
570234 2:05 Medium 126   


AFRICAN REVIVAL - (by Steve Urwin)  Year: 2007
Steve Urwin Haunting mighty african choir with gentle ethnic rhythmn which builds into a wild dynamic rhythmic mood with huge drums that build forever.The sun rises casting a majestic light that colours the earth.A herd of elephants move off on their journey to higher ground.Proud tribal warriors celebrated, Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available  
261355 4:52 Med Slow 100   


AFRICAN STREET DANCE - (by Steve E. Williams)  Year: 2010
Steve E. Williams Africa meets Rap! Urban 808 drum loops with traditional tribal African percussion (Thumb piano, Djembe, wood blocks, shakers). Picture African villages and urban cities, Discovery Channel type nature reality shows, Sahara desert, exotic jungle environments, ethnic dance, wildlife, safari, bumpers. Instrumental, Drums, World Fusion Afro Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Big Full Mix) - Drums, World Fusion Afro Drums  
417213 3:15 Med Slow 99   
30sec (2nd section) - African, African Contemporary  
417210 0:30 Med Slow 99   
60sec - African, African Drums  
417211 1:00 Med Slow 99   
Bed (2:37 Bed) - Drums, World Fusion Afro Drums  
417212 2:37 Med Slow 99   
30sec (1st Section) - Corporate, Corporate World Beat  
417209 0:30 Med Slow 99   


COME TO CAPE TOWN (MAIN MIX) - (by Alec Makinson)  Year: 2010
Alec Makinson Bright, joyful, welcoming and feel-good African theme with a strong dance beat. Has real movement and life. Features brass punctuation, kalimba, electric guitar and heavy bass. Ideal for travelogue, documentary, commercials. Main mix, underscore, 60, 30sec and sting versions, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (main mix) - African, South Africa
404801 2:06 Medium 128   
Full Track (main mix) - African, African Traditional
537473 2:06 Medium 128   
30sec (30sec) - Dramatic, Energizing Music
404950 0:31 Medium 128   
Variation (underscore) - African, African Pop
404803 2:05 Medium 128   
60sec (60sec) - African, African Contemporary
404948 1:01 Medium 128   
Stinger (sting) - African, African Contemporary
404951 0:07 Medium 128   


CHAMPIONS OF AFRICA TOURNAMENT - (by Dream Valley Music)  Year: 2012
Dream Valley Music A powerful, assertive theme evoking athletic battling forces intent on victory. Suggests dynamic montages of anticipation, competition, hard fought battles, rivalry and sporting prowess. The track will easily blend with Champions Of Africa Celebration to create an entire themed programme package. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
569693 2:23 Med Fast 143   
30sec - African, African Contemporary
569688 0:34 Med Fast 143   
60sec - African, African Contemporary
569689 1:00 Med Fast 143   
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
569690 0:28 Med Fast 143   
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
569691 0:25 Med Fast 143   
Variation (Underscore) - African, African Contemporary
569692 1:55 Med Fast 143   


VOICES OF AFRICA - (by Guido Negraszus)  Year: 2012
Guido Negraszus Powerful, Dramatic African Tribal chanting over Authentic African Drums & Percussion complimented by beautiful ethereal backgound textures. Brings Africa to life in music perfectly blending two cultures. Perfect for TV Series Commercials & Corporate presentations that need African flavour. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
547401 3:51 Med Slow 80   
30sec A (Bridge with drums) - African, African Contemporary
547400 0:32 Med Slow 90   
30sec B (Fast drums) - African, African Drums
547399 0:34 Fast 150   
30sec C (Drums only) - African, African Drums
547398 0:32 Med Slow 90   


SONG OF LIFE - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2012
Jive Ass Sleepers Catchy, upbeat, modern African track with saxophones, guitars, percussion and bass. Happy and positive vibe great for travel, commercials, family and children, celebrations, dancing or any project looking for a fun, african themed soundtrack. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
541210 2:20 Medium 115   
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
541217 0:17 Medium 115   
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
541218 0:17 Medium 115   


DISTANT DREAM - (by Ausilio)  Year: 2014
Ausilio Tribal drums sound announces a hot and decided pace. A mix of African sounds and modern style dance. Optimum for documentary films that describe safari, adventure travel between the colors of Africa. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
647299 2:08 Medium 105   
60sec - African, African Contemporary  
754382 1:00 Medium 105   
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
754384 0:33 Medium 105   
15sec - African, African Contemporary  
754385 0:22 Medium 105   


AFRICAN HEART - (by Lindy Botha)  Year: 2011
Lindy Botha A truly inspirational, magical and stirring African song. Perfect for film, documentary and other media. Really captures the heart and beat of Africa. Positive, passionate, uplifting and emotional. Vocal hum, piano, flute, acoustic guitar, ambiance and catchy percussion. Semi-Instrumental. Instrumental, African, African Dramatic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Dramatic
479984 2:23 Med Slow 100   
Loop A (Verse 2) - African, African Contemporary
480297 0:20 Med Slow 100   
Loop B (Verse 1) - African, African Contemporary
480296 0:20 Med Slow 100   
Loop C (Chorus Double Vocal) - African, African Contemporary
480299 0:20 Med Slow 100   
Loop D (Chorus Single Vocal) - African, African Contemporary
480298 0:20 Med Slow 100   
60sec - African, African Contemporary
480295 1:01 Med Slow 100   
Variation - African, African Contemporary
480300 1:40 Med Slow 100   


BIG ELEPHANT (30 SEC) - (by Ola Melander)  Year: 2013
Ola Melander Great savanna or jungle track. Starts mystical and builds with mystical african sounds and rhythms. Traditional mbira (also known as likembe, mbila, thumb piano, mbira huru, mbira njari, mbira nyunga nyunga, sansu, zanzu, karimbao and kalimba is used in this track. Epic but Playful Safari Music. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
589643 0:28 Medium 120   


AROUND THE WORLD - (by Ed Hartman)  Year: 2009
Ed Hartman Electric guitar and marimbas in polyrhythmic 3/4 groove! Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - African, African Contemporary
377650 0:24 Med Fast 132   


CHAMPIONS OF AFRICA CELEBRATION - (by Dream Valley Music)  Year: 2012
Dream Valley Music This joyous, rousing and boisterous theme evokes an athletic atmosphere charged with jubilation and national pride such as a large gathering, wide open space or sports event. A solid underscore for narratives, title sequences, scene setting, commentary, background and factual information. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
569687 3:00 Med Fast 138   
30sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
569682 0:33 Med Fast 138   
60sec - African, African Contemporary
569683 1:00 Med Fast 138   
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
569684 0:21 Med Fast 138   
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
569685 0:21 Med Fast 138   
Variation (Underscore) - African, African Contemporary
569686 2:11 Med Fast 138   


THE JUNGLE TOTEM - (by Piotr Pacyna)  Year: 2010
Piotr Pacyna Exciting trip into the jungle. West African instrument named cora fills out the background while the storm of african drums and the distant flute gives you the feel of adventure. Perfect for travel channels, jungle footages, TV documentaries and everything that is related to exotic holidays. D maj. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
10 Mixes Available
440013 3:14 Med Fast 133   


MODERN NATION - (by Erik Haddad)  Year: 2009
Erik Haddad A cool modern African/world beat instrumental cue with hand drum groove, upright bass, xylophone, percussion, etc. Great for productions involving global issues, culture, etc. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Contemporary
342012 1:00 Med Slow 94   
30sec - African, African Contemporary
352273 0:30 Med Slow 94   


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