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


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ROLLING - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Exhilarating, rhthmical & contemporary South African Track. Agressive and relentless. Perfect for explosive Sport & Action on TV and Film - Suroor Goodenough, Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408636 1:24 Fast 156   


AFRIKAAN - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Uplifting, celebratory South African track. Smooth male and female traditional vocals give the track a harmonious feel. Tribal rituals, cermeonies, coming of age, joining together in marriage, milestones in life, celebrations. Mellow and dreamy, Henry Gorman, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408649 1:58 Medium   
Variation A (Underscore) - Drums, Drums Action Intense  
408650 1:57 Medium   
Variation B (Vocal underscore) - African, African Contemporary  
408651 1:56 Medium   


AFRO SUN - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Energetic tribal track, fast and driving with ethnic vocal samples, intense frantic percussion, native tongued war-calls, perfect for wild chase scenes, high-action sequences, international productions, with a wild dance club vibe. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
410476 1:27 Medium 121   
Variation (Gritty mix) - African, African Contemporary  
408640 1:27 Medium 121   


DOWN THE LINE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Fantastically Energetic, Rousing, rhythmical & contemporary South African flavoured Track. Sparodic use of the vuvuzela, the instrument used by South African football fans - Suroor Goodenough, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408629 1:16 Slow 76   


CAPE TOWN - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Energizing, feelgood yet serene African contemporary track. Busy bongos, Crowd chanting and traditional vocals make it a perfect track for the World Cup. Jeff Woodall, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408655 2:22 Med Fast 130   
Variation (Power Edit) - African, African Contemporary  
408656 1:22 Med Fast 130   


TABLE MOUNTAIN - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Entrancing contemporary South African track. Slightly eerie and haunting yet smooth and serene with poignant vocal melodies. Uplifting exciting and upbeat. Festive celebrations, travel montage, cultural. Vibrant documentary, native festivities, corporate branding in Africa, nature. Jeff Woodall, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408641 2:22 Medium 120   


THE ATTACK BEGINS - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Rousing orchestral African Track. Exhilarating rhythm, Intense male vocals. Perfect for Sport, Promos, Commercials & Film, Tenshion-filled Chase Scene. Raching, running, pillaging, attacking, fighting. Matthew Moore, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408630 1:46 Medium   
Variation (Underscore) - African, African Contemporary  
408631 1:45 Medium   


PACE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy A fantastic mix of Traditional and contemporary African Sounds. Invigorating rhythm with Congas. Male vocals adds energy. The use of the vuvuzela, the horn used by South African football fans makes it a winner for The World Cup, Suroor Goodenough, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408646 1:19 Medium 126   
Variation (Gritty Mix) - African, African Contemporary  
408647 1:19 Medium 126   


WORLD TRIBE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Beautifully composed, peaceful, harmonious South African track. Exquisite Strings, busy bongos and Mellow & poignant traditional vocals. Entrancing! Pedro Bestidas, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408645 3:04 Med Fast 130   


MOTHERLAND - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Exquisite, Passionate & magnificent Contemporary orchestral African Track. Amazingly emotive & poignant female vocals. Epic, Spellbinding and rousing. This track will lift any of your productions to the next level, Pedro Bestidas, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408634 2:58 Med Fast 133   
Variation (No Vocals) - African, African Contemporary  
408635 2:58 Med Fast 133   


SUDDEN DEATH - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Pulsating rhythmical African track. Relentless, rousing bongos and traditional male vocal make for a energetic track perfect for sport and film. Suroor Goodenough, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
408652 1:25 Med Fast 145   


SAMBURU HOLIDAY - (by Michael Keck)  Year: 2011
Michael Keck A beautiful and contemporary African track featuring chorus & gentle female vocal. Atmospheric Great for ethnic, exotic travel documentary series, relaxation, health spa, wellness, massage therapy, TV, Film, commercials, travel, tourism. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Female vocal) - African, African Contemporary  
467682 2:10 Slow 71   


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 SUNSET (INSTRUMENTAL) - (by Adam DiTroia)  Year: 2011
Adam DiTroia You can almost feel the warm sun on your face while you gaze out over the endless African landscape. This track would work well in tv, film, game, and commercial productions as well as educational videos, travel videos, and much more. Features hypnotic ethnic percussion and beautiful world flute. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation (Instrumental Version) - African, African Contemporary
477622 2:10 Medium 114   


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   


WORLD LOVE SERENITY (LOOP) - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2012
D. Silverstone Tranquil and spiritual world music loop. Hopeful and beautiful chant in a european style, soft western acoustic guitars and middle eastern flute melody. soothing delicate pray with woman voice for a better world, longing love and dreams come true. reflective innocent cue for film soundtrack and tv, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop - African, African Contemporary
546241 1:00 Slow 64   


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   


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   


REUNION - (by After in Paris)  Year: 2014
After in Paris Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670590 2:53 Med Fast 140   


MALOYA BASS - (by After in Paris)  Year: 2014
After in Paris Exciting and mysterious, featuring driving ethnic guitar and electric bass over a consistent percussion groove that creates a mood of exotic tension. Ideal for scenes of safari or wildlife chase. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670586 2:48 Medium 124   


ZOUK - (by After in Paris)  Year: 2014
After in Paris Bright and energetic, featuring a bouncy electric bass line over a driving ethnic percussion groove that creates an exciting exotic mood. Ideal for scenes of travel fun or exotic vacations. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670589 2:32 Med Fast 141   


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   


JAZZ AFRIQUE - (by Andrew GCN Fleming)  Year: 2010
Andrew GCN Fleming JAZZ AFRIQUE: Nice cool acid fusion vibe, brimming with lively African percussion that sits perfectly with the cool low-key Rhodes piano chords and subtle bass progression. Perfect for travel programs, documentary, geographical applications, infomercials, presentations, etc. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
414984 1:15   


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   


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   


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   


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   


AFRICAN GROOVES INSTRUMENTAL JAZZ - (by Pete Bax)  Year: 2016
Pete Bax Today throughout the world African art and music is sold and I have been told this is established in over eighty countries all with shops and this track is aimed at this market it is a good idea for it promotes Africa and its skills this will make a good travel show backing instrumental tropical, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
784683 2:43 Medium 123   


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   


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   


PURPLE ROCKS - (by Ferenc Hegedus)  Year: 2014
Ferenc Hegedus A light, pleasant and exotic groove played on Hang Drum. Has a sense of pleasure, discovery, relaxing and enjoyment. Good as a "Feelgood" world track. Can be Africa, but also general travel, discovery, even sea world / underwater etc, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
687455 2:19 Medium 86   


SHEITANI - (by Really Free Music)  Year: 2006
Really Free Music A happy, lively African percussive track with a catchy melody. Features shakers, ethnic percussion, kalimba and brass. Slightly more South African in feel. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
239953 3:52 Med Fast 137   


I WILL SING HALLELUJAH - (by Mark S. Crocker)  Year: 2010
Mark S. Crocker Exciting toe-tapping track with African percussion, instruments, & vocals; Exudes lots of energy; Useful in nature documentaries & flyovers, in Disney-type fantasies as instrumental feature, for travel channel, & promotion of vacation destinies & cruises; Also use in commercials needing happy music. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (with heavy bass & fl) - African, African Contemporary  
674960 3:36 Med Fast 133   
Full Track (With Light Bass & Flute) - African, African Contemporary  
671499 3:39 Med Fast 133   
Variation (without bass) - African, African Contemporary  
671474 3:38 Med Fast 133   


TRIBAL HOMELANDS - (by Simon Wolfe)  Year: 2009
Simon Wolfe Uplifting and feel good traditional African style piece, with male and female vocal sections. Bongos/congas. Also featuring modern style 'tight' semi acoustic guitar sound and subtle grand piano. Sense of nature and Nostalgia. ‘End credits’ feel. Various edits available. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation - African, African Contemporary
370370 1:38 Med Fast 131   
Variation A - African, African Contemporary
370368 0:30 Mixed 131   
Variation B - African, African Contemporary
370369 1:00 Mixed 131   


AFRICA UNITED - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2011
Jive Ass Sleepers Peace, love and unity with an upbeat, danceable rhythm perfect for documentaries, travel, psa's, movies, sports, dancing and celebrating. Mixes contemporary and traditional sounds featuring Kalimba, various percussion, guitar, synth and bass. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
451576 2:00 Medium 125   


SAHARA DUNES - (by Adam Scourfield)  Year: 2010
Adam Scourfield Atmospheric guitar track with glitch electronic. Evokes the sense of a desert environment of North African. Indigenous wind increase the idea of landscapes and distant verandas to explore. This track is perfect for any atmospheric scenes particularly with large open spaces or exotic settings. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full Version) - African, African Contemporary  
430204 2:19 Slow 60   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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