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 LP 22 Strings / Cordes - Seckou Keita   LP 22 Strings / Cordes - Seckou Keita 

Following his award-winning collaboration with the Welsh harpist Catrin Finch, Seckou presents his new solo album 22 Strings. Keita has arguably become one of the most influential and inspiring kora players of his generation, an exceptional and charismatic musician. On 22 Strings he explores what it means to be a modern global citizen, and yet to live with seven centuries of tradition and heritage expressed through music. He gives us the kora in its purity, a wondrous instrument that can take the human spirit to a place of deep meditation, stillness and beauty.


 
 $23.99  Buy Now 
 The Spirit Of Africa - Featuring: Mara Louw, Vaalsound Chorus, Abanqobi, Youth In Action - DVD   The Spirit Of Africa - Featuring: Mara Louw, Vaalsound Chorus, Abanqobi, Youth In Action - DVD 
Beautiful Music, Stunning Visuals. A Captivating Audio Visual Slide Show Of Superb African Wildlife Photography And Picturesque Landscapes, Accompanied By Atmospheric, Relaxing African Music. Booklet With Info About The Artists And Each Of The Tracks.
 
 $19.50  Buy Now 
 Africa: Finding Graceland - Various Artists   Africa: Finding Graceland - Various Artists 

A collection of African music in the spirit of Paul Simon’s epic. Groups and songs from Zimbabwe, Namibia, South Africa…, a cappella and with instruments, sung in Ndebele, isiZulu, Shona, Setswana and other languages. Artist biographies and info about each of the songs.


 
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 Best of African Mbube   Best of African Mbube 

A lovely and varied collection of the most beautiful and inspiring traditional songs and new compositions from Zimbabwe and South Africa. Intricate rhythms; energy driven, engaging songs and a beauty and enthusiasm that is unrivalled. Sung in beautiful close harmony, a cappella and with instrumental accompaniments. Info about each of the songs.


 
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 Ethiopia - Celebrating Emperor Atse Tewodros II - Gabriella Ghermandi   Ethiopia - Celebrating Emperor Atse Tewodros II - Gabriella Ghermandi 

A lively and captivating album by Ethiopian writer and performer Gabriella Ghermandi. The project takes as their symbol Emperor Tewodros II of Ethiopia (1818–1868), who was not of royal lineage but took the throne by sheer charisma and will power and united the country. With a mix of Ethiopian traditional and modern instruments the group presents a unique and interesting sound based on traditional Ethiopian pentatonic scales.


 
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 West to West - Nii Tagoe   West to West - Nii Tagoe 

Following the success of his debut solo album 'African Roots' Nii Okai Tagoe’s new album brings a fresh sound, rooted in African rhythm and melody which reflects his extensive international journey. Having toured internationally as percussionist, singer and composer with such artists as Osibisa, African Headcharge, Konkoma, Baka Beyond and Lorraine Ayensu, Nii draws on a wide array of musical styles and flavours as well as a rich seam of musical collaborators.


 
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 Afrika Mamas   Afrika Mamas 

Three times South African Music Awards nominees, the Afrika Mamas have toured far and wide (China, UK, Sweden, Spain, Burkina Faso…), presenting their Mbube style a cappella singing. Richly textured, delightful multi-part close harmony singing in the style of Ladysmith Black Mambazo.


 
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 African Harmonies - Siyabonga - We Thank You - Insingizi   African Harmonies - Siyabonga - We Thank You - Insingizi 

A beautiful and relaxed a cappella album, Siyabonga is Insingizi’s 3rd international release following their two critically acclaimed CDs, Voices of Southern Africa Volume 1 & 2 (Vol. 1 sold over 250,000 in the USA & Canada). Siyabonga means Thank you in the Isindebele language of Zimbabwe and this CD is dedicated to their fans, who have been there from day one.


 
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 Discover Music from Africa - with ARC Music   Discover Music from Africa - with ARC Music 

A vibrant and varied album of music from all over Africa. The music ranges from raw unadulterated field recordings, mbube-style a cappella singing, to today’s renditions of songs with modern instruments, and every variation in between. Featuring music from Zimbabwe, South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Kenya, Madagascar, Uganda, Mali, Senegal and more. Information about each of the pieces. 22 songs.


 
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 The West African Blues Project - Modou Touré & Ramon Goose   The West African Blues Project - Modou Touré & Ramon Goose 

The West African Blues Project is a meeting of minds, a meeting of cultures and two styles of music, that with artistic skill blend superbly together. The result is a fabulous high energy blend of intoxicating rhythmic music. Artist biographies and info about each of the pieces in the booklet.

“… this really is a new direction.” - Mojo


 
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 22 Strings / Cordes - Seckou Keita   22 Strings / Cordes - Seckou Keita 

Following his award-winning collaboration with the Welsh harpist Catrin Finch, Seckou presents his new solo album 22 Strings. Keita has arguably become one of the most influential and inspiring kora players of his generation, an exceptional and charismatic musician. On 22 Strings he explores what it means to be a modern global citizen, and yet to live with seven centuries of tradition and heritage expressed through music. He gives us the kora in its purity, a wondrous instrument that can take the human spirit to a place of deep meditation, stillness and beauty.


 
 $13.95  Buy Now 
 Music of Angola - Manuel Diogo   Music of Angola - Manuel Diogo 

Colourful music of Angola, this beautiful, mysterious, equatorial African country, which has had such a mixed and varied history. Written, produced and performed by veteran Angolan musician Manuel Diogo, this album captures the infectious sounds of traditional and contemporary Angolan gospel music, blending various popular styles such as semba, rebita, mainstream Angolan folk, and northern Angolan Kintweni rhythms.


 
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 70s Pop - Slim Ali and the Hodi Boys   70s Pop - Slim Ali and the Hodi Boys 

Solid soul and pop music from the African continent of the late 1970s. Powerful sax harmonies, catchy guitar riffs, and the mighty voice of Slim Ali, concentrating in this album on Slim Ali’s more pop-oriented songs. Great music in the spirit of soul and funk of Memphis and the American South.


 
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 Feedback Madagascar   Feedback Madagascar 

An upbeat compilation from some of Madagascar’s best artists , from traditional dance rhythms to hip-hop, and a few relaxing acoustic songs too! Info on all tracks and artists inside. German text at http://www.armusic.co.uk/extra.html. 50% of the proceeds will go to Treemad, a charity working in Madagascar.


 
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 Best of Africa   Best of Africa 

A colourful and varied collection of music from South Africa. Infectious songs in glorious multi-part harmony, sung with heartfelt spirituality and passion. The musical styles presented include Mbube, Zulu gospel, South Sotho choral and Tswana gospel, in different choral approaches and arrangements. Info in English and German.


 
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 70s Soul - Slim Ali and the Hodi Boys   70s Soul - Slim Ali and the Hodi Boys 

Solid soul and funk music from the African continent of the late 1970s. Powerful sax harmonies, catchy guitar riffs, and the mighty voice of Slim Ali, concentrating in this album on Slim Ali’s ballads. Great music in the spirit of soul and funk of Memphis and the American South.


 
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 Afro-Mandinka Soul, Tama-Silo - Seckou Keita Quartet   Afro-Mandinka Soul, Tama-Silo - Seckou Keita Quartet 

Seckou Keita presents his Quartet with West African kora, a host of African drums and percussion, double bass, Egyptian violin, riti (fiddle), n’goni (lute), cajon. Beautiful, soothing, almost hypnotic music.

“Seckou Keita, an inspired exponent of the Kora can make the West African harp-lute sound like a small band.” - Guardian

“Keita’s vocals, passionate and melodic, add an element to an already inspired recording.” - Dirty Linen


 
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 Africa Moo Baalu - Sousou & Maher Cissoko   Africa Moo Baalu - Sousou & Maher Cissoko 

“The music reaches heart to heart with gentle persuasion… The more you listen, the more you enjoy.” Yusuf Mahmoud, Director, Sauti za Busara Festival, Zanzibar

Gorgeous, goosebumps-creating music with intimate vocals and virtuoso kora playing backed by guitar, double bass and percussion. Truly soulful music that will bring you to a peaceful place of your heart. Info about the artists and each of the songs in English and German.


 
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 Nigerian Beats, Rhythm 'n' Rhyme - Solá Akingbolá   Nigerian Beats, Rhythm 'n' Rhyme - Solá Akingbolá 
Yoruba (Nigerian) percussion and chanting rooted in tradition presented in exciting new ways, featuring“incredibly beautiful rhythms and drumming patterns, each track with its own unique story and vibe. The aspect of spirituality and the supernatural is strongly evident throughout.” - Blogger News Network
“… Frankly, this excellent collection of songs… will blow your mind. Genius!” (Rhythm Magazine)
Original Yoruba poetry with English translations, and info about each song in English and German.
 
 $11.95  Buy Now 
 Songs from Madagascar - Hanitra   Songs from Madagascar - Hanitra 
Hanitra is a major celebrity in Madagascar. Known as a “number one” artist in her home country some of her music made it into the Top 40 in the US African Music charts, and No. 18 in Canada. She was elected Best New Artist at the Jazz and World Music Festival, Vannes 2000, France. Her music covers a wide spectrum from traditional, with traditional instruments to modern. Info in English and German.
 
 $11.95  Buy Now 
 Senegal, Urban Rhythms - Kasumai   Senegal, Urban Rhythms - Kasumai 
Contemporary urban sound from Senegal: traditional African drums and percussion with kora, keyboards, guitar, bass and drums. Booklet with colour photos plus extensive info in English and German.
“A moving album which creates the spiritual feeling and atmosphere of Casamance, Senegal, focusing on the traditional rhythms and melodies with added modern influences.” - Baaba Maal
 
 $11.95  Buy Now 
 In the Land of the Lion - Moipei Quartet   In the Land of the Lion - Moipei Quartet 
The Moipei Quartet consists of 1 triplet plus a younger sister. They have performed at various state functions and represented their country (Kenya) in a number of international events, conferences and competitions. In 2006 they were appointed the first ever UNICEF CHILD AMBASSADORS in Kenya. They sing partly a-cappella, partly accompanied on various traditional instruments and other voices. Info in English and German.
 
 $13.95  Buy Now 
 Gondwana Dawn - Africa and India: United in Music and Harmony - Robin Hogarth & Sumitra Guha   Gondwana Dawn - Africa and India: United in Music and Harmony - Robin Hogarth & Sumitra Guha 
From the swirling mists at the dawn of time come the ancient hymns of the Veda, and the spirituality of Africa. Gondwana Dawn combines an African youth choir and music with Indian songs, traditional skilled instruments and voice. This album takes us into a unique new world of spirituality, music and rhythm: India and Africa united in music.
 
 $13.95  Buy Now 
 Elemotho - My Africa   Elemotho - My Africa  Winner of the 2012 RFI - France 24 Discoveries Award. Namibian-born Elemotho presents a remarkable album of original songs, sung in his native tongue, Setswana, English and other Namibian
languages. His music (guitars, bass, drums, flute, percussion, vocals) has a touch of rhythms from the Kalahari Desert, mixed with ethnic and global sounds, the 'calling of the rain' combined with emphatic messages for our modern times.
 
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 Vocalism - Vusa Mkhaya   Vocalism - Vusa Mkhaya 
From the African musical traditions that shaped him, to the fresh and modern touches that identify him: Zimbabwe’s Vusa Mkhaya tells his story through ‘Vocalism’. A “Making of” video - watchable on your computer - included on the CD. Information about each of the songs in English and German. Total playing time (incl. video): 64:44 min.
 
 $13.95  Buy Now 
 Best of Black Umfolosi - Summertime   Best of Black Umfolosi - Summertime 
Black Umfolosi present a collection of their most beautiful and inspiring traditional songs from their native southern Africa. Imbued with a great gentleness of spirit, intricate rhythms, energy driven, engaging songs and a beauty and enthusiasm that is unrivalled. Featuring the renowned Nkosi Sikelela and Imbube (The Lion Sleeps Tonight) as well as their most recent hit Summertime. Info in four languages.
 
 $13.95  Buy Now 
 Gabon - Traditional Songs and Dances, Bwiti Tribute - Mbeng Ntam   Gabon - Traditional Songs and Dances, Bwiti Tribute - Mbeng Ntam 
Mbeng Ntam present vibrant, powerful, ethnic, tribal songs from Gabon (equatorial Africa), their performances bursting with energy! Mbeng Ntam are 30 musicians, singers and dancers, all from one family. Stunning photos of authentic costumes, instruments, dances… Information about the group and each of the pieces in English, German, French and Spanish.
 
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 Traditional Zulu Music - Songs of King Shaka   Traditional Zulu Music - Songs of King Shaka 
Songs from King Shaka’s time (1785–1828) including songs in his praise, war cries of the Zulu impi (army), hunting songs, celebration songs and other traditional songs from the times of the early Zulu kings. Sung a capella, accompanied by stamping, clapping, whistling etc. Extensive information about history and music, as well as each song in English, German, French and Spanish.
 
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 The Most Beautiful Songs of Africa, Vol 2 - Miriam Makeba, Mombasa Roots, Them Mushrooms…   The Most Beautiful Songs of Africa, Vol 2 - Miriam Makeba, Mombasa Roots, Them Mushrooms… 
Lovely African songs from Kenya and South Africa, with Miriam Makeba, Mombasa Roots, Them Mushrooms, the Maipei Quartet and others, combining some of the biggest-selling records ever to come out of Kenya. Info about the bands in four languages, plus some of the lyrics.
 
 $6.95  Buy Now 
 African Drums and Voices - Tinyela   African Drums and Voices - Tinyela 
Many types of African music and dances presented in a beautiful tapestry of authentic African voices, drums and percussion, portraying the diverse moods of the African panorama and its inhabitants.
 
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