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TUGELA FLOWS - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Traditional South African Tribal elements mixed with modern western dance music. Smooth male and female vocals make for a Harmonious and mellow track, Jeff Woodall, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa  
408657 2:19 Medium 120   


SING AFRICA - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Happy, Upbeat and Joyous South African track with celebratory group vocals and a bouncy rhythm to give it the the feel of the townships - Clive Lukover, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa  
408637 2:28 Medium 122   
Full Track (Percussion) - African, South Africa  
408638 2:25 Medium 122   


WAWA-NKO - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2006
Chanson World Music Library Soweto beat, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
212282 4:35 Med Fast 132   


DANS VANNIE MAAN [DANCE UNDER THE MOON] - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Fun, dancing music. Upbeat, lively, drums and guitar. Instrumental. Sounds like a very fast version of American folk song Buffalo Gal aka Buffalo Girl. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423934 3:01 Very Fast 178   


MEISIE MET DIE KORTSTE ROKKIE [GIRL WITH THE SHORTEST SKIRT) - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Song about the girl with the shortest skirt-starts out A Capella, instruments kick in after the first verse, sounds very much like Top 40 music of the 60's and 70's if it were sung in African languages. Male Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423928 3:54 Med Fast 135   


SOWETO PRIDE (MAIN MIX) - (by Alec Makinson)  Year: 2010
Alec Makinson Proud, uplifting, feel-good and sunny African township choir with tribal chants also featuring kalimba, log drums and African beats. GREAT FOR TRAVEL, HOLIDAYS & DOCUMENTARY. Main mix, u/score without chants, vocals mix, 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
405678 1:44 Med Fast 130   
Variation (vocal mix) - African, Zulu
405770 1:03 Med Fast 130   
Stinger (sting) - African, South Africa
405772 0:11 Med Fast 130   
Variation (u/score - no chants) - African, African Pop
405769 1:43 Med Fast 130   
30sec (30sec) - Action, Adventure Ethnic
405771 0:32 Med Fast 130   


SAVANNA PEOPLE CELEBRATION - (by Davinia Leonne)  Year: 2009
Davinia Leonne Atmospheric & lively song with mixed vocals, provides sensations of peace, heartiness and the feeling of entity as well as vitality. Very nice for trailer, credits, presentations, websites or travel-channel about the native life, wildlife, fauna & flora, as well as wideness of africa, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
477460 2:34 Med Slow 97   


OP DIE SKEFFEL [ON THE SCAFFOLD] - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Skiffle or surf sounds of the 50's and 60's come through in this uptempo South African dance number sung in an African language. For fun and dancing scenes and products where advertising needs to convey a sense of enjoyment such as vacation packages and cruises. Male Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423939 4:13 Fast 159   


MR MAGHRABI - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2013
Jeremy Sherman Up-tempo South African, Africa style electric guitar with marimbas and drums / percussion, Fun, friendly, and sunny, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
626438 1:59 Med Fast 115   
60sec - African, South Africa
626433 1:00 Med Fast 115   
Loop A - African, South Africa
626434 0:17 Med Fast 115   
Loop B - African, South Africa
626435 0:17 Med Fast 115   
Loop C - African, South Africa
626436 0:17 Med Fast 115   
30sec - Dramatic, Whimsical Music
626432 0:30 Med Fast 115   
Variation (Underscore) - Dramatic, Happy Music
626437 1:59 Med Fast 115   


IHUBO LENTOKOZO - (by Really Free Music)  Year: 2007
Really Free Music A capella African choir singing a gentle thoughtful song, but still with a vibrant passion. Lovely deep male vocals and harmonies. This could work in a documentary, or film scene. Similar in style to Ladysmith Black Mambazo. A Capella, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
263588 3:02 Slow 76   


CAPE TOWN WELCOME - (by Colin Willsher)  Year: 2007
Colin Willsher Cape Town Welcome - A warm, spirited track with a strong South African flavour. Electric guitar riffs are backed by drums, bass and rich African vocals. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Exciting & Upbeat) - African, South Africa
252197 3:12 Med Slow 104   
30sec - African, South Africa
256581 0:31 Med Slow 104   


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 MAN 1 1 - (by Ray Egan)  Year: 2008
Ray Egan First half of this track is a light groove with an African man chanting every so often. The second part is a happy, uplifting, light modern african sound with Marimba, percussion and acoustic guitar strumming to the beat. African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
317642 2:59 Medium 120   


AS DIE WIND SO WAAI [AS THE WIND BLOWS] - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Fun, lively, uptempo dance song from South Africa sung in an African language. Very rhythmic, drums, guitars abound. Male Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423937 2:25 Fast 152   


MR MAGHRABI - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2013
Jeremy Sherman Up-tempo South African, Africa style electric guitar with marimbas and drums / percussion, Fun, friendly, and sunny, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
594127 1:59 Medium 115   
30sec - African, South Africa
594121 0:30 Medium 115   
60sec - African, South Africa
594122 1:00 Medium 115   
Loop A - African, South Africa
594123 0:17 Medium 115   
Loop B - African, South Africa
594125 0:17 Medium 115   
Variation (Underscore) - African, South Africa
594126 1:59 Medium 115   
Loop - African, South Africa
594124 0:17 Medium 115   


THULANI - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2006
Chanson World Music Library Song meaning Quiet, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
212280 4:12 Fast 163   


DIE EILANDJE [THE LITTLE ISLAND] - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Upbeat and fun dancing and party music of South Africa. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423938 3:07 Fast 154   


LOMHLABATHI - (by Really Free Music)  Year: 2007
Really Free Music A capella African choir singing a slightly thoughtful sombre and mournful song, possibly from the townships, and with a vibrant passion. This could be either South, or West African. Wonderfully cultural, and a little similar in style to Ladysmith Black Mambazo. A Capella, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
263590 3:15 Medium 124   


AFRICAN TRACE - (by Arpad-Zsolt Domahidi)  Year: 2012
Arpad-Zsolt Domahidi Original African production music played and used acoustic authentic African instruments & percussions. It is great for cinematic scenes, commercials, ads, documentaries that have something in common with Africa (story, plot) their native inhabitants, tribes, nature or animals that have origin there, Vocal Samples, African, Zulu
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
548946 6:32 Medium 110   


AFRICAN SAVANNA I - (by Davinia Leonne)  Year: 2009
Davinia Leonne Beautiful & lively song. Mixed vocals and lovely guitar-melody with sensations of peace, heartiness and village happiness. Great movie trailer, opening credits, film score, presentations, websites, travel channel. Native life, wildlife, fauna & flora. Sunny bright heartwarming families and kids. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
477457 1:22 Medium 120   
60sec A (short version) - African, South Africa
477458 0:50 Medium 120   
60sec B (No Vocals Version) - World Fusion, African World Fusion
477459 0:51 Medium 120   


KABAVHULA GETHE (OPEN THE GATES!) - (by Venda Drummers)  Year: 2002
Venda Drummers South African drummers, Mixed Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
67449 5:15 Medium 128   


NZOMBA - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2006
Chanson World Music Library Venda tribe rain dance. Exotic tribal sounds of African natives, drums pounding in rhythm signifying celebration, coming of age ceremonies, preparation for war, dance of the witch doctor, and other important aspects of village life. Uptempo, lively, and exhilirating. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
212279 4:56 Fast 169   


LEATO - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2006
Chanson World Music Library The Journey instrumental percussion, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
212273 5:49 Slow 77   


MALOWE - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2006
Chanson World Music Library Cry shouted when one sees something beautiful, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
212274 4:16 Med Fast 140   


TSIE - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2006
Chanson World Music Library Coming of the Locust song by female singers, Mixed Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
212281 2:33 Med Fast 134   


IPHI YEZA (SOUTH AFRICA) - (by Adzido)  Year: 2006
Adzido Zulu war dance celebrating victory, Mixed Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
213034 5:40 Med Slow 104   


ONDER DIE PIESANG BOOM [UNDER THE BANANA TREE] - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Dancing, fun music from South Africa sung in an African language. Drums, fast beats, celebratory mood. Male Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423932 3:30 Very Fast 172   


FOOTBALL WORLD CUP AFRICAN DRUMMING GROOVE - (by Bobby Cole)  Year: 2010
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, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
414363 3:09 Fast 157   


TOWNSHIP CARNIVAL - (by Garry Cribb)  Year: 2011
Garry Cribb Happy go lucky sunshine sounds of Africa. Rhythmic African or Caribbean underscore which would be good for background music for wildlife documentaries, safari park shots, holiday locations and drama TV based around the townships. Visions of tribal & spiritual celebration. Cultral Native village life, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa  
483565 2:02 Medium 108   
Loop A (Gtr, Perc & chants) - Multi-Sample, World  
483573 0:08 Medium 108   
Loop B (Full Band) - Multi-Sample, World  
483575 0:08 Medium 108   
Loop C (Full Band + Chants) - Multi-Sample, World  
483576 0:08 Medium 108   
Loop D (Perc & Gtr/slide Gtr) - Multi-Sample, World  
483577 0:08 Medium 108   
Loop E (Gtr & Percussion) - Percussion Loops,  
483571 0:08 Medium 108   
30sec - African, South Africa  
483569 0:30 Medium 108   
60sec - African, South Africa  
483567 1:00 Medium 108   


DIE MAAN SKYN SO HELDER [THE MOON SHINES SO BRIGHTLY] - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Upbeat, bright sounding music of South Africa sung in an African language. Rhythmic, drums, guitars. Male Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423943 3:19 Med Fast 138   


NOEKIES - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Music from South Africa, starts out slower paced and serious, drums and guitars prominent. Keeps a steady, midtempo beat throughout, completely instrumental, more serious sounding than other tracks from this artist. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423941 4:52 Medium 116   


CAPE TOWN CELEBRATION - (by Gary Wolk)  Year: 2014
Gary Wolk A chanting South African choir with African percussion instruments and Kalimba make up this celebratory sounding track. Very uplifting and ceremonial sounding. Great for documentaries, travelouge, or ethnic film footage. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
680311 2:07 Med Slow 90   


AFRICAN JIVE - (by Lindy Botha)  Year: 2011
Lindy Botha A pure African song written by a South African. Catchy acoustic guitar melodies & rhyhtms, traditional percussion beats, flute melody, keyboard organ, drums with African beats & bass guitar. A Truly South African piece. Festive, Happy, dancing, party, jive, celebrating, patriotic, soulful, positive. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
508798 3:09 Med Slow 100   


BOEM STRAAT - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Upbeat, fast, festive music of South Africa sung in an African language. Drums, guitars, fun times, includes a bizarre sounding comical conversation between two of the singers about a minute into the track, also occurs later in the track. Male Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423935 2:56 Very Fast 177   


NUWE JAAR [NEW YEAR] - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective African party song, starts with fast rapping/talking, breaks into all out celebration of dancing, drums and guitars. Male Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423929 5:00 Very Fast 172   


DESTINATION AFRICA (30 SECONDS) - (by Music And SFX)  Year: 2011
Music And SFX Hot driving African rhythms and indigenous instruments round out this uptempo track. Excellent theme or background music for wildlife documentaries, safari shots and reality TV. Features: Authentic percussion, bells, kalimba, marimba, conch shell and male calls. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, South Africa  
478533 0:31 Medium 120   


DIE BLIKKIE SE BOOM IS UIT [BOTTOM PIECE OF THE LITTLE TIN - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Music from South Africa-mellow, slow to medium beat. Guitars and drums. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423942 2:49 Med Fast 132   


AFRO BUSHMAN - (by Joseph Velasquez II)  Year: 2011
Joseph Velasquez II Sounds like something Phil Collins would get his hands on. Beautiful african chanting with african drumming perfect for the travel channel or any show that is going to need background music from Africa. It also has acoustic guitar followed by some Kalimba fingering. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
464119 1:31 Medium 120   


CAPE TOWN GIRLS - (by Paul Freitas)  Year: 2010
Paul Freitas South African band with horns. Tight harmony. Feel-good, happy tune. Travel shows. Documentaries. Vacation destinations. Sunshine. Smiling faces. Beautiful girls. Lovers. A shining city, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
405173 2:39 Medium 126   
Bed (Track) - African, South Africa
405177 2:40 Medium 126   


THE SHONA PEOPLE - (by Larry Salzman)  Year: 2013
Larry Salzman You may think you are in Zimbabwe! A peaceful mbira (thumb piano) track accompanied by percussion, provide the foundation for an uplifting flute melody. Picture a dusty road in Zimbabwe traveled by foot, or locals tending to daily business. Sits well with cultural, nature, travel, African visuals. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
606545 1:09 Medium 118   


OUT OF TIME - (by Jono Booth)  Year: 2009
Jono Booth A short percussive track that starts with shakers and builds up tension and suspense with African drums and effects. Some parts resemble a ticking clock and would be well used in situations where time is running out in computer games or game shows. Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec (Loopable) - African, South Africa
362602 0:32 Fast 156   
Loop A - African, South Africa
362604 0:04 Fast 156   
Loop B - African, South Africa
362603 0:04 Fast 156   
Loop C - African, South Africa
362606 0:04 Fast 156   
Loop D - African, South Africa
362605 0:04 Fast 156   


JANUARY-FEBRUARY - (by Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective)  Year: 2010
Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective Upbeat, happy music of South Africa. Very dance club friendly type of track ideal for scenes in which a sense of fun and enjoyment is desired. Male Vocals, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa
423931 2:21 Very Fast 174   


T SAX PLAYS IN SOUTH AFRICA - (by Pete Bax)  Year: 2012
Pete Bax A distinct South African marimba sound has already developed and I have tried to write a piece of music that is influenced by those South African sounds. Today we all think of Paul Simon and his Vocal Based African sounds and the instrumental forgotten. T Sax plays African Scales on his solo, Instrumental, African, South Africa
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, South Africa  
543174 2:44 Med Fast 142   

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