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African drums and percussion without other instrumentation. Tribal, rhythmic, pounding, primal, this is the wild drumming from the Mother-country of humanity that will set your heart pounding and your pulse racing.


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JUNGLE EXPEDITION - (by Tony Diana)  Year: 2011
Tony Diana Big drums from the heart of the jungle accented by timpani swells and reverse effects. Big action adventure, Indiana Jones, African archeological dig, tourism or video game, travel shows. Safari, African documentary, scary battle drums, warring natives, shaman, natives, poison darts, action flick, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - African, African Drums  
474508 0:40 Medium 122   


STREET CARNIVAL - (by A-P-M Productions)  Year: 2011
A-P-M Productions Energetic, vibrant percussion piece, conjuring up images of a South American carnival parade. Features a large range of drums and percussion, each playing intricate rhythms. The opening rhythm is repeated, with variations in between. Useful for scenes involving South American and African celebration, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
451812 2:02 Medium 113   


WILD-LIFE - (by DJ Juri)  Year: 2010
DJ Juri Feel Wild Life, Trial, Percussion, Jungle, Drum Beats, Ethnic, Dance, Nature, Elephant voice, Bird voice, Bongo solo, natural House, BPM 124, Horn, percussionEnsemble, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (DJ JURI) - African, African Drums  
443336 8:01 Medium 124   


CRAZY DANCE - (by Anjey Satori)  Year: 2010
Anjey Satori Crazy african drum dance. TRIBAL experimental music with African rhythms. Great for celebratory live events, theatre and dance. This music can improvise and fool around. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
440774 5:43 Medium 120   


RITUAL WOODOO - (by Anjey Satori)  Year: 2010
Anjey Satori African rhythmic shamanic music. Pulsating voodoo like image sounds. Tribal Environmental ecstatic drummer strikes. World Music theme of mystical, religious, hypnotic, instrumental, tribal, dramatic music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
439763 6:02 Slow 60   


AFRICAN ADVENTURE PART 2 - (by ElevenTwelve)  Year: 2010
ElevenTwelve One of a collection of cues that feature authentic African instruments and vocals - these tracks give the raw rhythmic and melodic power of African music. Perfect for any documentary, film, or TV show that needs an authentic African sound. Mixed Vocals, African, African Dramatic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Dramatic
433489 2:09 Medium 119   
Variation A (Instrumental) - African, African Dramatic
433490 2:09 Medium 120   
Variation B (90 sec w/Chants) - African, African Dramatic
433491 1:30 Mixed 240   
Variation C (90 sec Instrumental) - African, African Drums
433492 1:30 Medium 120   
60sec A (60 sec w/Chants) - African, African Dramatic
433493 1:00 Medium 120   
60sec B (60 sec Instrumental) - African, African Dramatic
433494 1:00 Medium 120   
30sec A (30 sec w/Chants) - African, African Dramatic
433495 0:30 Medium 120   
30sec B (30 sec Instrumental) - African, African Dramatic
433496 0:30 Medium 119   


AFRICANA - (by Gary Wolk)  Year: 2010
Gary Wolk Traditional African instruments with more of a contemporary tempo and feel. Using both melodic and percussive instruments this track would fit nicely into any travel related film or documentary on the region. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
419851 2:10 Very Fast 219   


TRIBAL DRUMS KING KONG 2M30S - (by Steve E. Williams)  Year: 2010
Steve E. Williams Hans Zimmer film score large tribal drums (King Kong, Pearl Harbor, Passion of the Christ, District 9). Uses: danger, exotic, jungle, military, villages, African, nature show, transitions. Subwoofer pounding drums. Use other production elements over this track to build a custom cue for video editing, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hot Full Mix) - African, African Drums  
418970 2:30 Med Fast 144   
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
418949 1:00 Med Fast 144   
30sec - Corporate, Corporate World Beat  
418948 0:30 Med Fast 144   


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   
60sec - African, African Drums  
417211 1:00 Med Slow 99   
30sec A (1st Section) - Corporate, Corporate World Beat  
417209 0:30 Med Slow 99   
30sec B (2nd section) - African, African Contemporary  
417210 0:30 Med Slow 99   
Bed (2:37 Bed) - Drums, World Fusion Afro Drums  
417212 2:37 Med Slow 99   


FOOTBALL WORLD CUP AFRICAN DRUMMING GROOVE 2 - (by Bobby Cole)  Year: 2009
Bobby Cole A full on energetic African Drumming World Cup Style track! Full of African drums, exciting rhythms, and ready to explode for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa! This track will give your visuals the right african twist they need to support the world cup this summer! Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
416427 3:09 Fast 158   


KALIMBALAND - (by Joe Bergsieker)  Year: 2008
Joe Bergsieker Enter in to the wilds of Africa! Kalimbas, conga, bongo and more create a happy sound to help you dream of that trip. Great background for a travel related video or soundtrack. African documentary, PBS Special, National Geographic, travel tourism street market, natives drumming, romance, love story, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums  
366975 1:25 Med Slow 85   


KYMA - (by Eric Bode)  Year: 2009
Eric Bode African influenced, highly cinematic and tribally triumphant piece. All the main instrumentation and voices can be interpreted as noble creatures whom walk across safari parks across Africa. This piece would compliment different media projects, and would would fit well with travelogues. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums
353695 1:01 Med Slow 100   
30sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
353696 0:31 Med Slow 100   


THE MAGIC OF THE AFRICAN BATTLE DRUM - (by Jono Booth)  Year: 2009
Jono Booth An Aggressive, tribal, African Drum and Bass Track. A mesmerizing, hypnotic tribal cocktail for soundscapes in productions like Globe Trekker, Survivor, extreme sports, CSI chases, 24, games, etc. Snare drums, bongos, congas, djembe, shakers, cymbals, and more. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
352345 4:16 Med Slow 96   


ACCELERATION DRUMS - (by Juan Pablo Zaragoza)  Year: 2009
Juan Pablo Zaragoza sequence of acceleration with drums slowly, websites music, instrumental music, television music, royalty-free production music, music for video, corporate music, music for tv, stock music, royalty free music library, download music, buyout music, cheap royalty free music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, African Drums  
350433 0:27 Mixed   


TRIBAL DANCE - (by Gokul Salvadi)  Year: 2008
Gokul Salvadi African, Asian landscape, people, tribal culture. An African drum track with Asian aesthetic beauty. The track is a rhythm track and suitable for variety of applications. Slow, longing, nostalgic. Beautifully building, ethnic, tribal dance, tribal festival. Soothing and steady. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
344321 2:35 Med Fast 140   


AFRICAN CONGO STINGER - (by Mark Hewer)  Year: 2009
Mark Hewer 15 second stinger of African Congo style drums with fadeout in this cool original beat by drummer by Mark Hewer. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15sec - African, African Drums
343827 0:16 Med Slow 82   


KALIMBA MUSIC LOOP 2 - (by Simon Stockhausen)  Year: 2008
Simon Stockhausen African music inspired kalimba music loop at 120 bpm with kalimba and african percussion - identical with kalimba music loop 1 without the drumset, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, African Drums
330684 0:32 Medium 120   


THE RIVER RUNS THROUGHOUT - (by Ed Hartman)  Year: 1993
Ed Hartman River and animal sounds with percussion. Bird Calls, River Sounds, Drums, Tropical Amazon. Edgy and mysterious, perfect for intrigue, mystery, Indiana Jones trekking through the jungle. Travel Channel, Globe Trekker, Survivor! Crime in progress, spying, drug runners, adult drama, action adventure. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums
295572 1:00 Med Fast 138   


THE RIVER CONTINUES - (by Ed Hartman)  Year: 1993
Ed Hartman Percussion and river sounds, building. Exotic and mysterious, tribal drums, bird chirping, neat, exciting groove. Amazon adventures, tropical paradise, safari, jungle scene. Exotic action adventure, intrigue, spying, mystery, kayaking, Safari Queen, Bogart and Bacall going up river... Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, African Drums
295570 0:33 Med Fast 138   


AFRICAN DRUMS - (by Mark Hewer)  Year: 2006
Mark Hewer Classic african beat makes you feel like you're in the jungle. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, African Drums
260249 0:30 Med Fast 143   


BLACK AND WHITE BEAT - (by Greg Patmore)  Year: 2007
Greg Patmore Dramatic and powerful African drum beats, whistles and tribal chants and shouts. Fast and furious. Ideal sound bed for TV natural history. Traveling out on safari. Animals going in for the kill out in the bush -the chase is on, dramatic, atmospheric with frantic anticipation. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums  
259174 1:02 Med Fast 148   


LUALABA - (by Really Free Music)  Year: 2006
Really Free Music Powerful and tense African tribal drum rhythms, featuring djembe, shakers, and loads of other ethnic percussion. Strong, intense and highly dynamic with loads of energy! Great for all African scenes, documentaries and wildlife. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
239942 2:52 Medium 120   


ILUNGA - (by Really Free Music)  Year: 2005
Really Free Music A frantic, frenetic African percussive djembe solo. Also features claves, woodblock, tambourine. Fast and furious with loads of energy. Great inspiring track for any documentary or film scene with thrilling pace! Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
239931 1:21 Very Fast 172   


RHYTHM JOURNEY - (by Miguel Castro)  Year: 2002
Miguel Castro Percussion of the World, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
66822 3:10 Medium 107   


TWO TRIBES - EMMANUEL TAGOE - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2002
Chanson World Music Library Masters of Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
66705 5:45 Medium 128   


PUBERTY - EMMANUEL TAGOE - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2002
Chanson World Music Library Masters of Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
66702 6:22 Medium 111   


RANGOLI - SARVAR SABRI - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2002
Chanson World Music Library Masters of Percussion, Male Vocals, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
66698 2:41 Med Fast 134   


RITUALS - (by Joe Garrisi)  Year: 2017
Joe Garrisi Tribal African drums and percussion great for use in any African or tribal themed film, documentary, commercial or radio production. Not too heavy frantic or driving but soothingly rhythmic that can set a nice tone for an intro or narration music. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums
879516 1:05 Medium 112   


(KWANZAA) SHARING THE JOY (B) RJCS #48 - (by Richard James)  Year: 2000
Richard James This has a strong African feel and rhythm. It sets a very relaxed and joyous mood. It can be almost hypnotic and very spacious and meditative in its feel. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
(Pending) - African, African Drums
876359 1:31 Med Slow 101   


T'BEL SOLO (DOUBLE-HEADED CYLINDRICAL DRUM) - (by Nour Eddine)  Year: 2015
Nour Eddine Moroccan drum solo. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
713221 3:25 Med Slow 94   


SUMMER'S HERE - (by Tinyela)  Year: 2015
Tinyela Percussion only: assorted djembes, seed shakers, traditional cowbell. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
711905 2:19 Medium 126   


INKENTSHANE (WILD DOG - HA!) - (by Tinyela)  Year: 2015
Tinyela A chant. African Works Choir. Percussion: assorted djembes, Senegalese drum, seed shakers, traditional cow bell. Mixed Vocals, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
711900 1:35 Med Slow 103   


THE NIGHT AWAKENS - (by Tinyela)  Year: 2015
Tinyela Percussion only: African bass drum, traditional cowbell, seed shakers, frame drum. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
711897 1:46 Medium 112   


PHAKAMISA (MOVE) - (by Tinyela)  Year: 2015
Tinyela Vocal percussion. African Works Choir. Mixed Vocals, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
711895 2:15 Med Fast 149   


ULEZABO (THE DAWN) - (by Tinyela)  Year: 2015
Tinyela The spirits of the night vanish with the coming of the sun. African Works Choir. Percussion: large frame drum, Moroccan tambourine, seed shakers, large traditional cowbell, metal tone pipe. Solo plays Tswi Potolio (Venda Birds made from monkey oranges - symbolizing the. grandfather and grandson. Mixed Vocals, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
711894 3:43 Med Slow 82   


YE SA SA (CELEBRATION) - (by Tinyela)  Year: 2015
Tinyela African Works Choir. Percussion: assorted djembes, seed shakers, traditional cowbell. Mixed Vocals, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
711893 2:19 Medium 127   


VAKASHA (THE MARCH) - (by Tinyela)  Year: 2015
Tinyela We are marching to a brighter future. African Works Choir. The ululation at the end of the piece is a traditional form of celebration and praise. Percussion: assorted large Zulu war drums, dried seed pods, hand claps, small djembe. Mixed Vocals, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
711885 3:44 Med Fast 142   


DJEMBE KOMEA - (by Ubuntu)  Year: 2015
Ubuntu Master Drummers of Africa bring people together with Mali call and response. Spoken Word, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
711814 2:56 Mixed   


WAMIRA - (by Ubuntu)  Year: 2015
Ubuntu A piece celebrating women and children from the Ivory Coast. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
711811 4:32 Fast 150   


COURAGE - (by Aldo Bertolino)  Year: 2014
Aldo Bertolino African Pop, drums and percussion, bass, keyboard, accordion, piano and acoustic guitars, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop (Accordion Theme) - African, African Drums
714310 0:21 Med Slow 94   


WAR CRY (MASTER) - (by Sons of the Golden West)  Year: 2011
Sons of the Golden West This tribal drumming instrumental pounds down the war path with a big, epic ensemble of hand drums and toms. Hearing this thunder through the jungle, you will fear for your life. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
687744 1:46 Fast 150   


FULL TRACK AFRICAN PERCUSSION - (by Deep Forest Percussion)  Year: 2014
Deep Forest Percussion Uptempo and funky indigenous sounding drum and percussion track, lively and exotic. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
674813 1:14 Medium 120   


FULL TRACK AFRICAN PERCUSSION TWO - (by Deep Forest Percussion)  Year: 2014
Deep Forest Percussion Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums
674806 1:06 Medium 120   


CREEPING, STEALING AND MASHING - (by Cornelius Pop)  Year: 2014
Cornelius Pop Cat and mouse... creeping, creeping... jumping and... nothing! Uuuuh, once again, cat, you can do it! Another picture: Man and woman in the elevator - suddenly the elevator stops - woman is a bit of all right, so the man HAS to do it! Use your imagination to see what happend later... Instrumental, Action, Adventure World Fusion
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed (Piano, Guitar and Drums) - Action, Adventure World Fusion  
654228 0:34 Medium 120   
Variation A (Only Drums) - African, African Drums  
654232 0:34 Medium 120   
Variation B (Only Piano) - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
654233 0:34 Medium 120   


BANTU DRUMS FRENZY - (by Sultan Makende)  Year: 2013
Sultan Makende Frenetic, fast and dramatic - traditional African drumming from East / Central Africa. This is a high quality recording recorded during the nineteen sixties in the field in Uganda. The fast pace would make it fit well under any kind of chase scene or travel, animal or adventure documentary. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
624123 1:31 Very Fast 180   


WORLDLY SOUNDBYTE - (by David Boman)  Year: 2013
David Boman Upbeat African drums and mallets build to a final climactic hit. Airline jingle, travel promotion, tourism ad, scene to scene of new location or culture ie. food network, viewing a new lively culture. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, African Drums
609948 0:34 Medium 110   


HOBALA - (by That's It)  Year: 2013
That's It This is a fun happy feel-good upbeat and lively African influenced piece. Infectious, it will bring a smile to your face. A celebration of life with African flair. Perfect for film, TV and documentaries wherever African music is needed. Features the Fula flute, djembe, dununba, sangba and kenkeni. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums  
607998 3:11 Med Fast 130   


DUSTY TRAILS - (by Matt Nicholson)  Year: 2012
Matt Nicholson This track has an African taste to it and sounds fun and adventurous yet simple and sweet, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - African, African Drums
564130 0:54 Med Slow 100   


PLAY WITH MALLETS - (by Anders Ekengren)  Year: 2012
Anders Ekengren A mallet song with a touch of videogame music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums  
551457 2:21 Med Slow 100   


THE DRUM CIRCLE #4 - (by Jason May)  Year: 2012
Jason May Tribal drums and percussion in a drum circle setting. This track has a spacey feel and features claves, perfect for documentaries, thrillers, drama, voodoo, action adventure, suspense, Survivor, Game Show tension, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums  
550711 1:01 Medium 124   
30sec - African, African Drums  
550710 0:30 Med Slow 100   
15sec - African, African Drums  
550709 0:15 Med Fast 142   
Loop A - Drums, Tribal Drums  
550712 0:10 Medium 124   
Loop B - Drums, Tribal Drums  
550713 0:10 Medium 124   


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