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


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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   


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   


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   


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   


AFRICAN SUNSHINE (MAIN) - (by Alec Makinson)  Year: 2010
Alec Makinson Cheerful, sun-kissed, energetic, up-tempo African theme. Features electric guitars, electric bass, marimba, balafon, organ and ethnic percussion. Perfect for Travelogue, holidays, Documentary & historical. Main mix, u/score, rhythm mix, 60 & 30sec versions, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (main mix) - African, African Contemporary
404768 2:09 Medium 122   
Loop (30 sec loop 2) - African, African Traditional
404786 0:32 Medium 122   
Variation (underscore) - African, South Africa
404775 2:09 Medium 122   
Loop (Loop 1) - African, Mozambique
404785 0:16 Medium 122   
Variation (rhythm mix) - African, Central African Republic
404777 1:52 Medium 122   
30sec (30sec) - African, African Pop
404783 0:31 Medium 122   
60sec (60sec) - African, African Contemporary
404778 1:01 Medium 122   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


AFRICAN PRAYER - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2009
D. Silverstone African Tribal music in a ritual atmospheric theme. With forest Flute evolving passionately - calm begining and gradually more and more ecstatic over world percussions and mysical sounds. Ethnic underscore, mysterious hypnotic soundtrack, mystical background, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
361901 3:20 Med Slow 91   


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   


MUTI - (by Dan Morrissey)  Year: 2009
Dan Morrissey Uplifting, positive, energetic, lively, earthy, busy, uplifting, euphoric, hypnotic, vibrant, hypnotic and very motivated african percussive track with kalimba, choir vocals and plenty of driving african rhythms. Very groovy & energised! Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
357148 3:52 Fast 150   


VOICES OF CARAVAN - (by Juan Pablo Zaragoza)  Year: 2009
Juan Pablo Zaragoza An elegant dreamy journey in the caravan with the evocative voices among the dunes of the desert. Arabian Nights, African World music. Delicate guitar with Spanish flavour, vocals, dramatic production, documentary, film, TV, video games. Nomads bedoin tribes harem romance haunting & exotic safari. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
354590 2:55 Med Slow 82   


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   


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   


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   


AFRICAN RIDE - (by Simon Stockhausen)  Year: 2006
Simon Stockhausen Midtempo world music track with african singing - a catchy groove - kalimba - electronic brass and percussion. Great for documentaries, travel clips and Ad Campaigns. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
479945 1:26 Very Fast 189   


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   


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   


VISIONS - (by Parish)  Year: 2006
Parish Ethno World music, Multicultural, exotic and mysterious music, spiritual and inspirational. Ideal for epic romance soundtrack, ethnic fashions and erotic catwalk. Sounds like Enigma, Peter Gabriel, Claude Challe Buddha Bar. Meditation, swirling trance, ambient lounge. Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
321504 3:42 Medium 105   


WONDER OF NATURE - (by A-P-M Productions)  Year: 2008
A-P-M Productions Bold, cinematic instrumental track with a combination of ethnic and orchestral sounds. Starts with soft marimbas, and moves on to a rousing section, with big piano chords and majestic string melodies. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
452164 1:43 Slow 79   
30sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
322896 0:30 Slow 79   
60sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
322897 1:01 Slow 79   
Stinger - Dramatic, Energizing Music
322895 0:11 Slow 79   


AFRICAN PLAINS - (by Music For TV and Games)  Year: 2008
Music For TV and Games Contemplative World Beat. Kalimba and nylon guitar, bass and soft pad & percussion. | Usage: full piece composed to be looped or edited for Mobile Games, Flash Games & Advertising, Title Card and Gameplay. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
286671 1:28 Med Slow 90   


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   


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   


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   


DREAMS OF AFRICA - (by Really Free Music)  Year: 2006
Really Free Music An wonderful African adventure begins, led by gentle bassoon over a blend of modern and ethnic percussion, building into a beautifully inspiring spine-tingling epic chorus/theme that features African vocal chants, piano, marimba, guitars & bass. An emotional journey of unforgettable experiences. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
344678 3:11 Med Fast 136   
Variation (Chill Mix) - African, African Traditional
239924 3:12 Med Fast 136   


CLOUD DANCING - (by Lucinda Luvaas)  Year: 2016
Lucinda Luvaas Very catchy tune with percussive upbeat quality. Happy energetic mood could be used for end credits or beginning titles scenes as well as people dancing playing drums multinational with african and latin sounds exotica natural sweeping panoramas tropical island scenes soaring emotive refrains, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
780400 1:20 Medium 120   


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