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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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 Africa, A Musical Journey - Adzido   Africa, A Musical Journey - Adzido 
Pure, earthy and exhilarating African drumming and singing in many different styles and from many different countries, e.g. South Africa, Guinea, Ghana, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast and Mozambique. Explanations to each of the pieces in four languages.
 
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 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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 African Heartbeat - Drums and Percussion from Southern Africa - Barry Van Zyl   African Heartbeat - Drums and Percussion from Southern Africa - Barry Van Zyl 
In his first solo album, Barry Van Zyl, world-renowned South African percussionist and drummer with the Johnny Clegg Band since 1999, presents his interpretation of the rhythms and feels of southern African drumming. The album combines musical and rhythmical influences from Zimbabwe, Botswana, Zambia, Namibia...
 
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 African Homeland - Voices & Rhythms from Zimbabwe & Southern Africa   African Homeland - Voices & Rhythms from Zimbabwe & Southern Africa 
Zimbabwe's multi award winning group IYASA presents powerful traditional songs, melodious voices (singing in Ndebele, Kalanga and Shona) and pounding southern African rhythms. 28-page booklet with original lyrics plus English translations, photos and rich information in four languages.
 
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 African Hymns - Mara Louw & The African Methodist Choir   African Hymns - Mara Louw & The African Methodist Choir 
The powerful voices of The African Methodist Choir featuring internationally renowned South African celebrity singer Mara Louw. An exuberantly colourful presentation of the Hymns of Southern Africa, including 'Nkosi Sikelel 'i Afrika', one of the most famous freedom songs and hymns of all time and now part the National Anthem of the Republic of South Africa. Extensive info in four languages.
 
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 African Kora - Ravi   African Kora - Ravi 
Cascading and soothing, almost hypnotic sounds of the kora, solo, and also accompanied by other African instruments (djembe, balafon, bells…).
"… should be of great interest to those of you with a liking for new timbres. Highly recommended." - Tim Panting, Classical Guitar, UK
 
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 African Reggae - Lucky Dube, Slaves, Sister Phumi…   African Reggae - Lucky Dube, Slaves, Sister Phumi… 
Reggae itself has its roots in West African music and in African-American rhythm and blues. African Reggae has largely carried on the tradition planted in 1980 by Bob Marley. The sound is fresh and lively and identifies with the current trends in African music. The lyrics embrace controversial social topics.
 
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 African Roots - Mantse - Nii Tagoe   African Roots - Mantse - Nii Tagoe 
A collection of songs rooted in African tradition, with traditional as well as contemporary instrumentations. Nii Tagoe worked with chart toppers such as the Afro-Celt crossover band Baka Beyond, African Headcharge, Martin Cradick and Osibisa, as well as the pan-African dance ensemble Adzido. Booklet info in English, German, French and Spanish.
 
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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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 Amadaduzo – The Sound of African Mbube   Amadaduzo – The Sound of African Mbube 
This powerful African male choir sings in the traditional mbube style. This male choral approach appeared in the early 20th century as Ingoni Ebusuku, “Night Music”. In the early 1940s one of the Ingoni Ebusuku groups recorded a song “Mbube” (the Lion), which later became a model for the international hit song “Wimaweh” (The Lion Sleeps Tonight). From then on this music has become known as “Mbube”.
 
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 Ancient Civilisations of Southern Africa 2 - Tribal Drums of the Venda People   Ancient Civilisations of Southern Africa 2 - Tribal Drums of the Venda People 
The Venda live in a remote region in northern South Africa. Their rituals and singing are accompanied by massive sacred and numerous secular drums, various rattles, ankle bells, conch horns, clapping and ululations…
"Let this simple but powerful music work its mysticism into you." - Tom Orr, Global Rhythm
 
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 Ancient Civilisations of Southern Africa 3 - The Tswana People   Ancient Civilisations of Southern Africa 3 - The Tswana People 
This excellent album presents traditional and contemporary music and rhythms of the Tswana peoples (Botswana and surrounding areas). There are a cappella songs accompanied with clapping and ankle shakers, pieces with huge marimbas (xylophones) playing intricate rhythms and melodies, and more. Traditional drums and various other percussion, clapping and shouts are all part of the feel.
 
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 Ancient Civilisations of Southern Africa – Bushman, Zulu, Venda, Xhosa, Tswana…   Ancient Civilisations of Southern Africa – Bushman, Zulu, Venda, Xhosa, Tswana… 
An excellent collection of traditional drumming and songs of the ancient peoples of southern Africa. Bushman hunting songs, Zulu war cries, Xhosa healing songs, Venda drumming, Nguni drumming and more. Lots of info and explanations to each of the 31 tracks in the richly illustrated colour booklet. Total playing time: 1 hour, 17 minutes.
 
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 Ancient Civilizations of Southern Africa 4 - The Xhosa People   Ancient Civilizations of Southern Africa 4 - The Xhosa People 
Exciting and lively traditional songs and chants of the Xhosa people from South Africa, famous through Miriam Makeba's international hit, the famous Click Song . Compiled, performed by, and under the direction of leading South African musician and singer Blues Ntaka. A cappella songs, sometimes call-and-response style, sometimes in beautiful four-part harmonies accompanied by clapping, stomping, ankle shakers, whistling, etc.
 
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 Batanai Pan-African Music   Batanai Pan-African Music 
Fresh and exciting African songs and music with traditional marimbas, hosho (shakers), ngoma (drums), nyunga nyunga (thumb piano), sabar (drum), talking drum, calabash, djembe as well as accordion, sax, guitar, bass guitar...
 
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 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.
 
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 Bushmen of the Kalahari   Bushmen of the Kalahari 
This album documents the almost extinct Bushman culture in Southern Africa. Extensive documentation in the 40-page booklet with amazing colour photographs. Bushmen shaman healing rituals, hunting songs, rain-making songs, tracking songs, a spoken history of the Qwii… accompanied on authentic self-built instruments by some of the last Bushmen of the Kalahari Desert. 35 tracks.
 
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 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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 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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 Goema Music from Cape Town, South Africa - Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective   Goema Music from Cape Town, South Africa - Barry Van Zyl & The Bo Kaap Collective 
Goema [pronounce: "gooma"] music from the Bo Kaap, Cape Town, South Africa, as played today, still in its traditional format with voices, percussion, bass, banjo and guitar. The songs ("goema liedjies") have their origins in the early days of the cape; they are very much community music, full of social comment, humour and double entendre. Info in four languages. Afrikaans lyrics in the booklet.
 
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 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.
 
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 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.
 
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 Kora Grooves from West Africa - N’faly Kouyaté   Kora Grooves from West Africa - N’faly Kouyaté 
N’faly Kouyaté, core member of the Afro-Celt Sound System presents his own group, Dunyakan. Blending traditional African instruments, N’Faly’s rippling Kora and hypnotic African vocals, with contemporary music and instruments into a truly mesmerising mix. The full colour booklet informs about artists, music and instruments in English, German, French and Spanish.
 
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 Mali - Seckou Keita   Mali - Seckou Keita 
Sekou is a descendant of the Keita family of kings from Mali. A kora player in the griot tradition, he is also an outstanding drummer and percussionist. With his unique blend of melody and rhythm Sekou Keita is one of the very few Kora players able to get people out of their chairs and up on their feet!
 
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 Marrabenta - Marrabenta Music from Mozambique   Marrabenta - Marrabenta Music from Mozambique 
'Marrabenta', played until the strings break! A dash of exotic fun and part of the exciting and heady spirit of Mozambique's nightlife. A mixture of Shangaan, Ronga and Portuguese folk music. Info about the music, the groups and the songs in English, German, French and Spanish. Total playing time: 64:12 min.
 
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 Master Drummers of Africa, Volume 2 - Ubuntu   Master Drummers of Africa, Volume 2 - Ubuntu 
The heartbeat of Africa - the African drum! 17 pieces, over 70 minutes of ecstatic, powerful drumming in many different styles and a great variety of instruments from South Africa, Togo, the Congo, Mozambique, Mali, Ivory Coast and many more. Rich information in English, German, French and Spanish. Great photos!
 
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 Mbube and Gospel from Southern Africa - Blessings Nqo   Mbube and Gospel from Southern Africa - Blessings Nqo 
Blessings Nqo, a member of the successful vocal group Insingizi, presents a unique fusion of traditional a cappella songs and Gospel tunes from Southern Africa accompanied with djembes, rattles, keyboards, guitar, bass & In the tradition of Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Blessings and his fellow musicians show the strength and enchantment of African Mbube. Info in four languages.
 
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 Modern Gospel from West Africa - Chidinma Okafor   Modern Gospel from West Africa - Chidinma Okafor 
Passionate gospel songs with Chidinma Okafor, star of Nigerian music, backed by a beautiful multi-part choir. The songs are in Yoruba, Hausa, Ibo and English, accompanied with modern rhythms. Information about the artist and each of the songs in English, German, French and Spanish.
 
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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.
 
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