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


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BWANA SANDZA - (by Baco Mourchid)  Year: 2014
Baco Mourchid Rhythmic and driving, with an African feel, featuring hypnotic kalimba and powerful male voice to create a fun, feel. Works well for exotic travel and celebration scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670558 2:07 Fast 162   


WORLD IN MOTION - (by Jason Greenberg)  Year: 2011
Jason Greenberg Epic blockbuster safari, shamen dance or jungle chase. Builds intensity & energy. Wild percussion, authentic African flavor. Exotic chanting cinematic exciting mysterious. Sultry native dancing, intense drumming. Ivory hunters, slave trade. Tribal fear, betrayal, foreboding, edgy dark & powerful, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
450694 1:38 Medium 126   


MLIMA SANDZA - (by Baco Mourchid)  Year: 2014
Baco Mourchid Intense and rhythmic, with an upbeat African feel, featuring ethnic percussion and slick nylon string guitar to create a driving and carefree mood. Works well for exotic discover and adventure promos or commercial scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670566 2:49 Fast 154   


GAMBIA DREAMS - (by Michael Keck)  Year: 2011
Michael Keck Lively exotic rhythmic optimistic & vibrant track features soulful African native chanting, percussion & Kora. Beautiful Film TV or Documentary opening credits or intro. African romantic themes, innocent & uplifting, safari ambience, savannah, travel tourism, heartwarming corporate video or website, Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Contemporary  
480524 1:02 Fast 163   


YOURUBA - (by Parish)  Year: 2006
Parish A modern word music track with african choir, vocals and tribal percussion. A bright and positive orchestral pop soundtrack inspired at "The Lion King" and "Wimowe" Films.Ideal for Film Soundtrack, Documentaries, Travel Channel, TV Show and Film for Childrens, Media, Web. Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
321539 3:44 Very Fast 185   


COSMO AFRICA - (by Matteo Curcio)  Year: 2015
Matteo Curcio "African traditions meets electronic beats in this percussion laden song with an upbeat, grounded feel yet an exotic electronic vibe. Ideal smart background for travel documentaries, diaries and blogs without the typical clichèd african percussive music. " Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
743525 4:18 Medium 110   
Variation (2:23 edit) - African, African Contemporary
743523 2:33 Medium 110   
30sec - African, African Contemporary
743526 0:30 Medium 110   
Variation A (1:30 edit) - African, African Contemporary
743528 1:30 Medium 110   
Variation B (3:43 edit) - African, African Contemporary
743524 3:43 Medium 110   
60sec - African, African Contemporary
743527 1:01 Medium 110   


SHASHA - (by Baco Mourchid)  Year: 2014
Baco Mourchid Exotic and rhythmic, with an African feel, featuring bouncy ethnic percussion and gritty electric guitar to create an intense, energetic mood. Great for exotic chase or soccer scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670570 3:33 Very Fast 234   


WEST AFRICAN GUITAR JIVE - (by Rik Roberts)  Year: 2008
Rik Roberts West African style acoustic Guitar Duo piece, with sun-kissed melody, steady rhythmic comping and tropical ambience. Exudes sunshine, idyllic beach scenes, the tropics, sea, islands, smiles, sunsets/sunrises. For Travel shows/documentaries/films/adverts. Raw and pure production adds authenticity. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
469152 2:37 Slow 79   


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   


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   


PINGA - (by Baco Mourchid)  Year: 2014
Baco Mourchid Rowdy and rhythmic, with an African feel, featuring slick guitar and fun ethnic percussion to create a festive, global mood. Works well for earthy and fun commercials or dancing scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670568 2:27 Very Fast 246   


PAS DE JAP - (by Baco Mourchid)  Year: 2014
Baco Mourchid Lush and mysterious, with an African feel, featuring emotive kalimba and ethnic percussion to create a flowing and adventurous mood. Great for underscore in exotic promos and scenic or discovery scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670567 2:14 Very Fast 193   


GUITAR GAMBIA - (by Rik Roberts)  Year: 2012
Rik Roberts Beautiful West African style acoustic Guitar Duo piece, with sun-kissed melody and lively rhythmic comping. Exudes sunshine, idyllic beach scenes, the tropics, sea, islands, smiles, sunsets/sunrises. For travel shows, documentaries, films, commercials, corporate uses & tropical themed products. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
539757 3:07 Fast 160   


I DREAM OF AFRICA - (by Akela Sun)  Year: 2007
Akela Sun 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   


HAPPY IN GHANA - (by Rik Roberts)  Year: 2012
Rik Roberts Beautiful African Mallet piece with light Percussion, featuring Vibraphone and Marimba. Exudes sunshine, idyllic beach scenes, the tropics, sea, islands, smiles, sunsets/sunrises. For travel shows, documentaries, films, commercials, corporate uses & tropical themed products. Celebratory and joyful. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
539760 2:20 Med Fast 135   


MARO STYLE - (by Baco Mourchid)  Year: 2014
Baco Mourchid Warm and rhythmic, with an African feel, featuring ethnic percussion and slick guitar that buils to create a fun, celebration mood. Great for underscore in global film or travel scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670564 2:11 Very Fast 199   


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   


SAFARI AFRICA - (by Akela Sun)  Year: 2016
Akela Sun Powerful and epic African theme featuring authentic African instruments and chants. Will suit all your African media projects incl. safaris for holiday and travel agencies. Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
822739 2:19 Medium 115   
Variation (lighter mix, no chants) - African, African Contemporary
822738 1:12 Medium 115   
60sec - African, African Contemporary
822737 1:04 Medium 115   


RUMBA DE L'AFRIQUE - (by Chuck Henry)  Year: 2010
Chuck Henry Combining the music of vastly different cultures, this fuses Spanish Flamenco, Middle Eastern, African & Indian elements into one song along with Western pop, Electronica & Jazz. Lush vocals, hot brass, exotic sexy rich and alluring. Jazzy Travel, Tribal, Islands, Tropical, Documentary, Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
425473 4:20 Med Slow 95   


JUNGLE SURVIVOR - (by Mark of the Clark, Inc.)  Year: 2013
Mark of the Clark, Inc. Don't you just hate it when you find yourself marooned on a Jungle Island... with a camera crew? Running from cannibals? Escaping a ritual sacrifice? Avoiding an old fashioned "head shrinker"? Whether your trying to stay alive or simply not get voted off the island, help is only a download away! Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
601437 1:28 Med Slow 95   


YORUBA - (by Jason Greenberg)  Year: 2011
Jason Greenberg Builds with intensity & energy. Percussion & authentic African vibe. Exciting energetic with native female chanting. Magical moving emotional. A quiet, romantic middle part explodes at 1.20 with wild drumming, orchestral suspense & mystery. Elegant dreamy, wedding ceremony or village festivities, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
450695 1:52 Med Slow 84   


VOICES - (by Parish)  Year: 2006
Parish Ethno World music, Multicultural, African music, very spiritual and inspirational, Relaxing, dramatic and romantic. Soundtrack, movie credits, introduction to village scenes or Safari adventure. Sounds like Enigma, Peter Gabriel, Claude Challe Buddha Bar. Corporate video, fashion or documentary, Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
321529 5:11 Med Fast 140   


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   


AFRICAN NIGHT - (by Alexander Tobias Orest)  Year: 2010
Alexander Tobias Orest A very energetic African piece with tons of percussion (like dejembe, fron tom from and udo) and plucked instruments (Kora, kalimba and marimba). A groovy and rhythmical song perfect for dancing, fire camp, partying, clubs and discos. The melody is memorable and uplifting. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
417515 2:07 Medium 120   
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
417513 0:30 Medium 120   
Variation (No percussion) - African, African Contemporary  
417516 2:07 Medium 120   
60sec - African, African Contemporary  
417514 1:00 Medium 120   
Variation (Percussion only) - African, African Contemporary  
417517 2:07 Medium 120   


AFRICAN TRAVEL SAFARI - (by Akela Sun)  Year: 2016
Akela Sun Powerful and epic African theme featuring authentic African instruments and chants. Will suit all your African media projects incl. safaris for holiday and travel agencies. Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
822734 2:14 Med Slow 90   
Variation (no vocals) - African, African Contemporary
822733 2:14 Med Slow 90   


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   


THRUST - (by Jason Greenberg)  Year: 2011
Jason Greenberg African building intensity and energy. Percussion filled authentic african vibes that start at a slow pace and evolve into a intense hand drum ensemble rousing to a climax. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
450693 2:51 Medium   


ANIMAL WATCH - (by Guillaume Barjot)  Year: 2012
Guillaume Barjot From the very largest to the very smallest this piece has your exotic animal footage covered! Indigenous flute plays wildly over wonderful tribal drumming, imagine the lion going in for the kill alongside a herd of wildebeest, this music describes that exact moment in time! Amazing animal score! Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
544058 1:58 Medium 120   


AFREEKDUB - (by Nigel Male)  Year: 2010
Nigel Male A festive track featuring blazing brass, punchy bass riff and a distinct Afro-beat mashed up into a funky dance dub mix. Great for anything needing an upbeat dance vibe, catwalks, club, documentary, TV/film, Games. Sassy happy and great fun. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
456676 3:01 Med Fast 130   


FOOTBALL SPIRIT - (by Frederic Kooshmanian)  Year: 2014
Frederic Kooshmanian Sport, football, team spirit, stadium crowd, competition, corporate, action, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
700914 2:42 Medium 120   


AFRICAN JANGLE - (by Slee)  Year: 2010
Slee Jangly guitars & infectious African rhythms will shake out the blues & get you moving! Africa has a long history of enduring & overcoming hardship through joyful, life-affirming music. Here's a tribute to that spirit & sound- your soundtrack to LIFE! Electric guitar, African drums, crotales & harp. Instrumental, African, African Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full Track w/ Fade) - African, African Pop
419857 2:24 Very Fast 240   
Full Track (Loop-Ready) - African, African Contemporary
419860 2:25 Medium 125   


ALALEH - (by Davinia Leonne)  Year: 2010
Davinia Leonne Harmonious, melodious and contemplative song with african male singer. Good for describing the aspects of beautiful african landscape & wildlife. Meditative, altmost nostalgic & reflective attitude but open for natural beauty and a lot devotion with a sense of spirituality. Male Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
474073 2:22 Very Slow 55   


AT THE HEART OF AFRICAN FOOTBALL - (by Frederic Kooshmanian)  Year: 2014
Frederic Kooshmanian Sport, contemporary, stadium crowd, drums, competition, football, tribal, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
700908 2:33 Medium 110   


MASSAI MASSAI - (by Akela Sun)  Year: 2013
Akela Sun Authentic Massai chants, female village choir over Authentic African Drums, African Kalimba & Percussion complimented by beautiful ethereal background textures. Brings Africa to life in music blending two cultures. Great for African documentaries, shows, Film & TV and anything relating to Africa. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
633032 3:12 Med Slow 103   
Variation (shorter mix) - African, African Contemporary
653068 2:18 Med Slow 103   


CONGO ECHO - (by Alex Jenkins)  Year: 2010
Alex Jenkins Congo Echo set in the jungles of Africa. Along with some unique elemental backgrounds. Great for any film or documentary in or about Africa. Great for that lounge setting. Tribal traditional or tribal dance setting. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
410712 8:24 Medium 118   


HUNTED - (by Jason Greenberg)  Year: 2011
Jason Greenberg African building intensity and energy. Percussion filled authentic african vibes. West African or South African musical ethnic energy. Epic opening, intro, main theme song, or finale. Jungle safari, natives chanting, big closing, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
450692 1:07 Medium   


FANFARE - (by Greg Patmore)  Year: 2007
Greg Patmore A wonderful celebration to elevate the heart and soul! Smooth tribal male solo opening with a strong brass and timpani fanfare opening, with solo piano and trumpet enhanced by a rich African tribal male and female choral influence. A real feel good factor, foot tapping, emotional. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
245663 3:00 Med Slow 100   


AFRICAN DREAM - (by Harry Maes)  Year: 2014
Harry Maes African inspired theme song with beautiful flute theme and piano. Uplifting, warm, magical and superbly advertising friendly song. Especially for Radio and Television ads, promos and multimedia, web or productions. Superb production quality with acoustic instruments like piano, flute, djembe, dumbek, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
701558 2:21 Med Slow 80   


AFRICA BABA - (by After in Paris)  Year: 2014
After in Paris Bright and exotic, featuring chipper marimba rhythms, ethnic male vocal calls, and a modern synth-dance beat that creates an exciting foreign mood. Ideal for scenes of travel or vacation. Male Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
665451 4:05 Medium 120   


KIPO KUBULA - (by Really Free Music)  Year: 2006
Really Free Music Melodic and serious African male and female chants over percussive tribal rhythms. Features djembes and ethnic percussion. An overall positive feel to this track. Great for all media - tv, film, video, DVD, web. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
239936 2:54 Med Slow 100   


DRIBBLE AND SCORE - (by Frederic Kooshmanian)  Year: 2014
Frederic Kooshmanian Corporate, competition, sport, football, team spirit, fight, africa, stadium crowd, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
700913 2:33 Medium 124   


THE MIND GAME - (by Carl Miles)  Year: 2009
Carl Miles Very Tribal in nature the Mind Game features a cool Bass line intro that sets up the main rhythym of the track and is then joined by drums, piano, guitar and sax. Mellow guitar solo add a nice taste to this African beat. Desert Air, Palm Trees, Sand, and Oasis, Travel Ad or African Documentary, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
364056 4:05 Medium 126   


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