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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 USD $104.95  
Loop A (Verse 2) - African, African Contemporary
480297 0:20 Med Slow 100 USD $31.95  
Loop B (Verse 1) - African, African Contemporary
480296 0:20 Med Slow 100 USD $31.95  
Loop C (Chorus Double Vocal) - African, African Contemporary
480299 0:20 Med Slow 100 USD $31.95  
Loop D (Chorus Single Vocal) - African, African Contemporary
480298 0:20 Med Slow 100 USD $31.95  
60sec - African, African Contemporary
480295 1:01 Med Slow 100 USD $78.95  
Variation - African, African Contemporary
480300 1:40 Med Slow 100 USD $99.95  


AROUND THE WORLD - (by Ed Hartman)  Year: 2009
Ed Hartman Electric guitar and marimbas in polyrhythmic 3/4 groove! Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - African, African Contemporary
377650 0:24 Med Fast 132 USD $52.95  


TRIBAL HOMELANDS - (by Simon Wolfe)  Year: 2009
Simon Wolfe Uplifting and feel good traditional African style piece, with male and female vocal sections. Bongos/congas. Also featuring modern style 'tight' semi acoustic guitar sound and subtle grand piano. Sense of nature and Nostalgia. ‘End credits’ feel. Various edits available. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation - African, African Contemporary
370370 1:38 Med Fast 131 USD $158.95  
Variation A - African, African Contemporary
370368 0:30 Mixed 131 USD $68.65  
Variation B - African, African Contemporary
370369 1:00 Mixed 131 USD $116.95  


MODERN NATION - (by Erik Haddad)  Year: 2009
Erik Haddad A cool modern African/world beat instrumental cue with hand drum groove, upright bass, xylophone, percussion, etc. Great for productions involving global issues, culture, etc. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Contemporary
342012 1:00 Med Slow 94 USD $65.95  
30sec - African, African Contemporary
352273 0:30 Med Slow 94 USD $38.95  


ZING ZANG ZOOM - (by Suzannah Doyle)  Year: 2008
Suzannah Doyle Upbeat percussion and a capella vocal African celebratory scatting song by Suzannah Doyle and Craig Farrell. In the style of Kanda Bongo Man and Vampire Weekend. Vocals by Craig Farrell; percussion by Suzannah Doyle. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - African, African Contemporary
340984 0:20 Med Fast 132 USD $26.95  


TRIBAL CARNIVAL - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2010
D. Silverstone Magical Mystical tribal cinematic instrumental music. Wild Distraught Flutes, Epic glorious drums, Melancholic voices and mystery atmosphere. Crazed, Confused and with African arabian Eastern feel. Best for Eastern Oriental Drama and Documetary. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
452574 1:24 Medium 120 USD $67.95  


AFRICAN JANGLE - (by Slee)  Year: 2010
Slee Jangly guitars & infectious African rhythms will shake out the blues & get you moving! Africa has a long history of enduring & overcoming hardship through joyful, life-affirming music. Here's a tribute to that spirit & sound- your soundtrack to LIFE! Electric guitar, African drums, crotales & harp. Instrumental, African, African Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full Track w/ Fade) - African, African Pop
419857 2:24 Very Fast 240 USD $190.95  
Full Track (Loop-Ready) - African, African Contemporary
419860 2:25 Medium 125 USD $192.95  


WORLD LOVE SERENITY (LOOP) - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2012
D. Silverstone Tranquil and spiritual world music loop. Hopeful and beautiful chant in a european style, soft western acoustic guitars and middle eastern flute melody. soothing delicate pray with woman voice for a better world, longing love and dreams come true. reflective innocent cue for film soundtrack and tv, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop - African, African Contemporary
546241 1:00 Slow 64 USD $60.95  


FREE AFRICA (FULL LENGTH) - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2010
D. Silverstone Soulful Brige Between Tribal, colonialism and Modernism. Big rhythmical Ethnic, african Funk music with vocal harmony. Emotioanal, Mysterious, Rhythmic, shaking and pompous. Feat. Cross genre choir, bass line, percusions and drums. Traditional travel channel track for exploration and Environment. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Energizing Music
473907 2:46 Fast 160 USD $176.95  
60sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
473906 1:00 Med Slow 80 USD $70.95  
Loop - African, African Pop
473908 0:51 Med Slow 80 USD $54.95  
Variation - African, African Contemporary
413299 2:37 Fast 160 USD $169.95  


THE MIND GAME - (by Carl Miles)  Year: 2009
Carl Miles Very Tribal in nature the Mind Game features a cool Bass line intro that sets up the main rhythym of the track and is then joined by drums, piano, guitar and sax. Mellow guitar solo add a nice taste to this African beat. Desert Air, Palm Trees, Sand, and Oasis, Travel Ad or African Documentary, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
364056 4:05 Medium 126 USD $113.95  


HEART OF AFRICA - (by Carl Miles)  Year: 2016
Carl Miles Contemporary African Jazz world fusion track which features a beautiful ensemble consisting of Acoustic Piano, French Horn, Percussion, Strings and Various Synth and Keyboard. Spacious and Carefree, Easy and Peaceful. Works well for Travel Spa Relaxation, Documentaries, Weather Channel, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
770395 3:09 Medium 105 USD $107.95  


JUNGLE SURVIVOR - (by Mark of the Clark, Inc.)  Year: 2013
Mark of the Clark, Inc. Don't you just hate it when you find yourself marooned on a Jungle Island... with a camera crew? Running from cannibals? Escaping a ritual sacrifice? Avoiding an old fashioned "head shrinker"? Whether your trying to stay alive or simply not get voted off the island, help is only a download away! Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
601437 1:28 Med Slow 95 USD $109.95  


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 USD $74.95  
Full Track A - African, African Contemporary
672560 0:15 Medium 126 USD $9.95  
Full Track B - African, African Contemporary
672563 1:45 Medium 126 USD $37.95  
Full Track C - African, African Contemporary
672564 0:10 Medium 126 USD $7.95  
Full Track D - African, African Contemporary
672562 1:45 Medium 126 USD $74.95  
Full Track E - African, African Contemporary
672561 0:30 Medium 126 USD $15.95  


A WHOLE NEW WORLD - (by Ferenc Hegedus)  Year: 2014
Ferenc Hegedus A rousing and energetic track with various World / Ethnic / Cultural elements. Uptempo, emotional and passionate, with orchestral strings, Hang Drum, Mbira, both contemporary and ethnic drums. Influenced by African, Eastern and historic / East European elements. Use for world celebration, cultural, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
687463 2:37 Medium 110 USD $121.95  
Variation A (No vocal) - World Fusion, African World Fusion
682944 2:37 Medium 110 USD $121.95  
Variation B (Piano and vocal) - World Fusion, African World Fusion
682945 2:37 Medium 110 USD $121.95  


AFRICAN SAFARI - (by Arpad-Zsolt Domahidi)  Year: 2015
Arpad-Zsolt Domahidi Beautiful African production music. Positive, creative, descriptive, dynamic, warm music created with african traditional instruments: like balafon, diabara (drums-percussion), dununba, sangba, kenkeni, djembe, flute and kora. It is perfect for use in cinematic field, documentaries and advertising. Instrumental, African, African Dramatic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Dramatic
737503 3:08 Medium 120 USD $89.95  
60sec A - Dramatic, Whimsical Music
737508 1:04 Medium 120 USD $79.95  
60sec B - African, African Contemporary
737507 1:03 Medium 120 USD $67.95  
30sec A - Corporate, Corporate World Beat
737504 0:31 Medium 120 USD $49.95  
30sec B - World Fusion, African World Fusion
737506 0:32 Medium 120 USD $37.95  
30sec C - African, African Dramatic
737505 0:32 Medium 120 USD $37.95  


AFRICAN PRAYER - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2009
D. Silverstone African Tribal music in a ritual atmospheric theme. With forest Flute evolving passionately - calm begining and gradually more and more ecstatic over world percussions and mysical sounds. Ethnic underscore, mysterious hypnotic soundtrack, mystical background, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
361901 3:20 Med Slow 91 USD $93.95  


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 USD $150.95  
Full Track (main mix) - African, African Traditional
537473 2:06 Medium 128 USD $150.95  
30sec (30sec) - Dramatic, Energizing Music
404950 0:31 Medium 128 USD $94.95  
Variation (underscore) - African, African Pop
404803 2:05 Medium 128 USD $150.95  
60sec (60sec) - African, African Contemporary
404948 1:01 Medium 128 USD $107.95  
Stinger (sting) - African, African Contemporary
404951 0:07 Medium 128 USD $26.95  


FEEL GOOD FOR AFRICA (MAIN - (by Alec Makinson)  Year: 2014
Alec Makinson Bright & friendly African welcome. An uptempo, vibrant & colourful introduction, from a warm & welcoming people. Really depicts the enthusiasm, diversity & friendliness of the country. Great for travelogue, documentary, multi-media & commercials. Main, underscore, 60's & 30's, Instrumental, African, African Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (main mix) - African, African Pop
668879 1:48 Medium 128 USD $107.95  
30sec (30sec full mix) - African, Kenya
668885 0:31 Medium 128 USD $68.95  
60sec A (60sec underscore) - African, South Africa
668883 1:01 Medium 128 USD $85.95  
60sec B (60sec full mix) - African, Ghana
668881 1:01 Medium 128 USD $85.95  
Variation (underscore) - African, African Contemporary
668880 1:47 Medium 128 USD $107.95  


DREAMS OF AFRICA - (by Really Free Music)  Year: 2006
Really Free Music An wonderful African adventure begins, led by gentle bassoon over a blend of modern and ethnic percussion, building into a beautifully inspiring spine-tingling epic chorus/theme that features African vocal chants, piano, marimba, guitars & bass. An emotional journey of unforgettable experiences. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
344678 3:11 Med Fast 136 USD $116.95  
Variation (Chill Mix) - African, African Traditional
239924 3:12 Med Fast 136 USD $163.95  


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 USD $266.95  
30sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
569682 0:33 Med Fast 138 USD $68.95  
60sec - African, African Contemporary
569683 1:00 Med Fast 138 USD $76.95  
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
569684 0:21 Med Fast 138 USD $30.95  
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
569685 0:21 Med Fast 138 USD $30.95  
Variation (Underscore) - African, African Contemporary
569686 2:11 Med Fast 138 USD $114.95  


ANIMAL WATCH - (by Guillaume Barjot)  Year: 2012
Guillaume Barjot From the very largest to the very smallest this piece has your exotic animal footage covered! Indigenous flute plays wildly over wonderful tribal drumming, imagine the lion going in for the kill alongside a herd of wildebeest, this music describes that exact moment in time! Amazing animal score! Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
544058 1:58 Medium 120 USD $123.95  


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 USD $110.95  


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 USD $439.95  
30sec - African, African Contemporary
570228 0:35 Medium 126 USD $53.95  
60sec - African, African Contemporary
570229 1:02 Medium 126 USD $95.95  
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
570230 0:16 Medium 126 USD $25.95  
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
570231 0:31 Medium 126 USD $44.95  
Loop C - African, African Contemporary
570232 0:31 Medium 126 USD $44.95  
Loop D - African, African Contemporary
570233 0:16 Medium 126 USD $25.95  
Variation (Underscore) - African, African Contemporary
570234 2:05 Medium 126 USD $115.95  


LOVE OF SPORT - (by Frederic Kooshmanian)  Year: 2014
Frederic Kooshmanian Sport, party, happiness, love, peace, solidarity, football, crowd noise, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
701025 2:36 Medium 106 USD $74.95  


SHASHA - (by Baco Mourchid)  Year: 2014
Baco Mourchid Exotic and rhythmic, with an African feel, featuring bouncy ethnic percussion and gritty electric guitar to create an intense, energetic mood. Great for exotic chase or soccer scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670570 3:33 Very Fast 234 USD $196.00  


PINGA - (by Baco Mourchid)  Year: 2014
Baco Mourchid Rowdy and rhythmic, with an African feel, featuring slick guitar and fun ethnic percussion to create a festive, global mood. Works well for earthy and fun commercials or dancing scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670568 2:27 Very Fast 246 USD $182.00  


MARO STYLE - (by Baco Mourchid)  Year: 2014
Baco Mourchid Warm and rhythmic, with an African feel, featuring ethnic percussion and slick guitar that buils to create a fun, celebration mood. Great for underscore in global film or travel scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
670564 2:11 Very Fast 199 USD $248.00  


ELECTRIQUE D'AFRIQUE - (by AudioCult)  Year: 2010
AudioCult A beautiful, exotic and mysterious instrumental track with lots of percussion and electronic elements reflecting Modern Africa. Great as an underscore and perfect for documentaries, corporate videos, travel shows and for TV channels like Animal Planet and Discovery Channel. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
420748 3:11 Med Slow 90 USD $139.95  


CHEEKY AFRICAN TOWNSHIP - (by Lawrence Dewey)  Year: 2016
Lawrence Dewey A song to keep that smile on your face all day featuring thumping drums, bouncy bass lines, unique bursts of Ladysmith Black Mambazo style choirs and whistling melodies. Ideal for creating a bespoke light and fun mood, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
825093 1:11 Medium 122 USD $67.95  


AFRICAN KORA DJEMBE LOOP WITH DJAFE FLUTE - (by Keyboard Wizard)  Year: 2008
Keyboard Wizard Beautiful music, uplifting and dreamy with kalimba and light melody and percussion. Native scenes of budding romance, documentary, travel opening credits, cultural documentary. Atmospheric, youthful and contemporary African music. Broadway, opening credits, playful fun happy sunny and bright. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop - African, African Contemporary
317765 0:33 Medium USD $73.95  


GATEWAY CAVITY - (by Marco Frydshou)  Year: 2010
Marco Frydshou World Tribal New Age safari ambient tune with african perussion og voices. atmospheric, true to nature. Very useable for TV and documentaries, Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
459187 2:37 Med Slow 94 USD $104.95  


RHYTHM OF LIFE - (by Craig McConnell Alt. Project)  Year: 2009
Craig McConnell Alt. Project Lively, exotic, rhythmic, optimistic, vibrant track featuring African chanting, percussion, marimba and electric guitar. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
336965 4:18 Med Fast 131 USD $247.95  


CONGO DU CELEBRATION - (by Greg Clarkson & Michael Oliphant)  Year: 2010
Greg Clarkson & Michael Oliphant This track is a celebration of the infectious rhythms and harmonies that portray the openness, beauty and natural grandure of Africa's grass lands. A full choir and accompanying band join together to make a large joyous sound that echos across the land they love. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
414343 3:14 Medium 125 USD $160.95  
Variation (Bed) - African, African Contemporary
414345 3:14 Medium 125 USD $160.95  
Loop A (Percussion only) - African, African Contemporary
414355 0:08 Medium 125 USD $21.95  
Loop B (Perc/Bass) - African, African Contemporary
414356 0:08 Medium 125 USD $21.95  
Stinger - African, African Contemporary
414357 0:14 Medium 125 USD $29.95  


COLOURS OF THE WORLD - (by Johan Giannis Hynynen)  Year: 2012
Johan Giannis Hynynen A modern mixture of orchestra and ethnic instruments with additional world vocals. The music is positive and embracing and together with the percussions and brasses the track has a near epic feeling. Mixed Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
591621 3:07 Medium 120 USD $128.95  


TRAVELING THE WORLD - (by Ilya Kaplan & Stan Fomin)  Year: 2009
Ilya Kaplan & Stan Fomin Strong, energetic contemporary track incorporating elements from different cultures of the world. Vibe of adventure travel, a lot of positive energy traveling the world. A feel of Asia with cool percussion and vocal samples and flute notes in the air.. Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Contemporary
335891 1:05 Slow 64 USD $81.95  


PROLOGO - (by Omar Sosa)  Year: 2008
Omar Sosa Blending traditional voices and instruments from Africa, Cuba, and Brazil with a contemporary jazz sensibility, Afreecanos is GRAMMY-nominated Cuban composer and pianist Omar Sosa's most complete and adventurous ensemble recording to date. Male Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
343173 1:51 Medium 121 USD $100.95  


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