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


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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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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, Sports, Soccer Themes
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Sports, Soccer Themes  
408639 1:27 Medium 121   
Variation (Gritty mix) - African, African Contemporary  
408640 1:27 Medium 121   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


AFRICA SMILES - (by Rik Roberts)  Year: 2011
Rik Roberts Fantastic African Jive track brimming with optimism and a sound similar to Vampire Weekend / Bombay Bicycle Club. Nylon string guitar, mallets, piano, bass, and percussion. Evokes a bright future, happy life, and prosperity. Finance, lifestyle ads, presentations, travel, exotic scenes, websites. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
489723 2:41 Med Fast 130   
Variation (Sparse Mix) - African, African Contemporary  
489722 2:41 Med Fast 130   
Loop (16 bar loop) - African, African Contemporary  
489721 0:30 Med Fast 130   


AFRICA BED 2 - (by After in Paris)  Year: 2014
After in Paris Bright and exotic, featuring plucked ethnic string instruments, rhythmic marimba and percussion, and a modern dance beat that creates a fun, energetic mood. Ideal for scenes of travel or foreign urban life. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
665452 4:03 Medium 120   


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   


CHEE_ZEE AFRICAN DRUMMING PATTERN - (by Connor Helms)  Year: 2015
Connor Helms An original loop of African percussion and pitched percussion. Features a gyil and two kalimbas alongside a brekete, kidi, axatse, etc. Extremely complex and dense rhythmically, it remains easily danceable. The melodies are dark and brooding, a sort of unsettled premonition. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
719625 0:31 Fast 160   


CHAMPIONS OF AFRICA CELEBRATION - (by Dream Valley Music)  Year: 2012
Dream Valley Music This joyous, rousing and boisterous theme evokes an athletic atmosphere charged with jubilation and national pride such as a large gathering, wide open space or sports event. A solid underscore for narratives, title sequences, scene setting, commentary, background and factual information. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
569687 3:00 Med Fast 138   
30sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
569682 0:33 Med Fast 138   
60sec - African, African Contemporary
569683 1:00 Med Fast 138   
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
569684 0:21 Med Fast 138   
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
569685 0:21 Med Fast 138   
Variation (Underscore) - African, African Contemporary
569686 2:11 Med Fast 138   


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   


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   


IN THE JUNGLE (VERSION TWO) - (by George and Marguerite)  Year: 2010
George and Marguerite Think "Survivor" and the Amazon as world percussion & jungle sounds come to life. Travel Channel, safari, natives chanting, Brazilian rainforest, nature preserve, PBS special on flora and fauna, video game. Edgy dark mysterious exciting. Celebration, witch doctor, voo doo or shamen dance, tension, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
412631 2:04 Med Fast 133   


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   


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   


MASSAI MASSAI - (by Guido Negraszus)  Year: 2013
Guido Negraszus 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   


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   


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   
Variation - African, African Contemporary
480300 1:40 Med Slow 100   
60sec - African, African Contemporary
480295 1:01 Med Slow 100   


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   


AFRICAN SAFARI 2 - (by Guido Negraszus)  Year: 2013
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. Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
580877 3:05 Slow 65   


THE SONG ABOUT THE STUBBORN MULE - (by Davinia Leonne)  Year: 2010
Davinia Leonne This track deals with the african joyousness & light heartedness represented by a male singer. Useful for an advertising documentary about mixed cultured festival & unifying events. Providing a peaceful and celebrating atmosphere, also good for trailer about live and nice landscapes in africa, Male Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
474075 2:16 Med Slow 87   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


THE LION ROAR - (by Ola Melander)  Year: 2013
Ola Melander Great jungle track starting with a Lion roar. Sounds of birds in the rainforest. Builds with mystical african chants and suggestive drums. Complex rhythms and balafon, marimba. The bolon plays a melody and the tension builds with big epic drums. Finally a great african drum ensemble and a lion roar. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
585993 2:12 Medium 120   


AFRICA 2 - (by Guido Negraszus)  Year: 2013
Guido Negraszus Delightful safari fun in Africa. Typical African percussion instruments are supported by male Voices, African Flute & Tingklik. This catchy instrumental is perfect for TV Series Commercials & Corporate presentations that need African flavour. Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
592722 3:06 Fast 150   


WELCOME TO AFRICA - (by Electric Chair 3000)  Year: 2011
Electric Chair 3000 An African themed instrumental bubbling with positive energy featuring several congas, a solid doumbek beat, distant enchanting flutes, and light hearted strings. Great for in-store media, background music for stations like the History Channel, Discovery Channel or PBS, and so much more. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
540931 2:26 Med Fast 135   


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   


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   


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   


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