Home > Royalty Free Music > World Music > African Music > African Contemporary >

African Contemporary


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


   Best-Potential Tracks

IMPORTANT: To refine track results, adjust the filter and/or sort options below.

Edit Type Society Show All Mixes Sort Method



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  


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  


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  


SONG OF LIFE - (by Jive Ass Sleepers)  Year: 2012
Jive Ass Sleepers Catchy, upbeat, modern African track with saxophones, guitars, percussion and bass. Happy and positive vibe great for travel, commercials, family and children, celebrations, dancing or any project looking for a fun, african themed soundtrack. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
541210 2:20 Medium 115 USD $105.26  
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
541217 0:17 Medium 115 USD $26.06  
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
541218 0:17 Medium 115 USD $26.06  


THE JUNGLE TOTEM - (by Piotr Pacyna)  Year: 2010
Piotr Pacyna Exciting trip into the jungle. West African instrument named cora fills out the background while the storm of african drums and the distant flute gives you the feel of adventure. Perfect for travel channels, jungle footages, TV documentaries and everything that is related to exotic holidays. D maj. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
10 Mixes Available
440013 3:14 Med Fast 133 USD $161.95  


AFRICAN SUN - (by K.O. Star Productions)  Year: 2010
K.O. Star Productions Vibrant ethereal hypnotic African track. Beautifully composed, peaceful, harmonious. Enchanting & melodious female vocals, flute, xylophone, vibra sticks & exotic percussion. Joyful celebration, feast, harvest blessings, village rituals or party. Festive & invigorating advert, tribal travel channel, Female Vocals, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
422370 1:39 Medium 112 USD $97.95  


CHAMPIONS OF AFRICA TOURNAMENT - (by Dream Valley Music)  Year: 2012
Dream Valley Music A powerful, assertive theme evoking athletic battling forces intent on victory. Suggests dynamic montages of anticipation, competition, hard fought battles, rivalry and sporting prowess. The track will easily blend with Champions Of Africa Celebration to create an entire themed programme package. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
569693 2:23 Med Fast 143 USD $118.95  
30sec - African, African Contemporary
569688 0:34 Med Fast 143 USD $53.95  
60sec - African, African Contemporary
569689 1:00 Med Fast 143 USD $76.95  
Loop A - African, African Contemporary
569690 0:28 Med Fast 143 USD $44.95  
Loop B - African, African Contemporary
569691 0:25 Med Fast 143 USD $44.95  
Variation (Underscore) - African, African Contemporary
569692 1:55 Med Fast 143 USD $107.95  


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  


RECKONING - (by Mark J Smith)  Year: 2011
Mark J Smith Reckoning is an African flavored track, that would work great in a travel piece as well as any drama that needed that African percussion sound. Nylon Guitar is the main melodic instrument, but the track still fits well within the world music realm. TV, Film, Web, Commercials, and Corporate Apps. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary
454173 2:56 Medium 110 USD $89.95  


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  


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  


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 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  


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 USD $138.95  
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
417513 0:30 Medium 120 USD $53.95  
Variation (No percussion) - African, African Contemporary  
417516 2:07 Medium 120 USD $133.95  
60sec - African, African Contemporary  
417514 1:00 Medium 120 USD $83.95  
Variation (Percussion only) - African, African Contemporary  
417517 2:07 Medium 120 USD $133.95  


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 USD $67.95  
Loop (Drum, Bongos) - African, African Contemporary  
476083 0:04 Med Fast 133 USD $14.95  
Logo (no Drums) - African, African Contemporary  
476082 0:10 Med Fast 133 USD $13.95  
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
476078 0:31 Med Fast 133 USD $31.95  
Logo - African, African Contemporary  
476081 0:08 Med Fast 133 USD $13.95  
30sec (no Drums) - African, African Contemporary  
476079 0:30 Med Fast 133 USD $31.95  
Ident - African, African Contemporary  
476080 0:23 Med Fast 133 USD $21.95  
Loop (Lead) - African, African Contemporary  
476084 0:08 Med Fast 133 USD $13.95  


THE SENEGALESE GUITAR PICKER - (by Rik Roberts)  Year: 2008
Rik Roberts West African inspired, solo acoustic guitar piece. Joyful, bright, sun-kissed and tropical, with that rough, raw and ready sound of the instrument being played - adding to authenticity. For travel shows/documentaries and township, street, beach, city and road trip scenes. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
476298 3:12 Fast 160 USD $109.95  


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  


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 USD $81.95  


STORMY JUNGLE - (by Steve Urwin)  Year: 2010
Steve Urwin Stormy sounds of wind and thunder,jungle mayhem.A mouth harp begins with drums and percussion blasting into the scene.A short melodic trip that doesn't steal from the multi rhythmic feel. Vocal Samples, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
379278 1:08 Medium 120 USD $81.95  
15sec - African, African Contemporary  
379276 0:16 Medium 120 USD $26.95  
30sec - African, African Contemporary  
379277 0:31 Medium 120 USD $45.95  


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  


AFRICAN SAFARI - (by Mark S. Crocker)  Year: 2016
Mark S. Crocker Piano combines with indigenous instruments & percussion to create the perfect background for African scenes such as safaris, vista fly overs, fly overs of animals in the Serengeti, & tribal village life; Versatile track for film, TV, travel channel, documentaries, web sites, commercials, or videos. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Contemporary  
787322 2:32 Med Slow 90 USD $67.95  


AFRICAN SUNSET (INSTRUMENTAL) - (by Adam DiTroia)  Year: 2011
Adam DiTroia You can almost feel the warm sun on your face while you gaze out over the endless African landscape. This track would work well in tv, film, game, and commercial productions as well as educational videos, travel videos, and much more. Features hypnotic ethnic percussion and beautiful world flute. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation (Instrumental Version) - African, African Contemporary
477622 2:10 Medium 114 USD $165.95  


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  


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 USD $135.95  


Back to Top

African Contemporary


license music,
music licensing,
download music,
business music,
world music,
production music library,
royalty-free song,
background music,
royalty-free stock music,
download music clips,
buyout music,
stock music downloads,
websites music,
royalty free music library,
download stock music,
stock music library,
royalty-free music,
stock music,
independent music,
tv music,
African Contemporary,
royalty free music for tv