Home > Royalty Free Music > World Music > African Music > African Drums and Percussion >

African Drums and Percussion


African drums and percussion without other instrumentation. Tribal, rhythmic, pounding, primal, this is the wild drumming from the Mother-country of humanity that will set your heart pounding and your pulse racing.


   Best-Potential Tracks

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

Edit Type Society Show All Mixes Sort Method



TRIBALITY - (by Ausilio)  Year: 2015
Ausilio Great atmosphere from African rhythm. Big percussion marking time. Ideal for documentaries, films and scenes of hunters of big cats. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums  
706615 0:58 Med Fast 135 USD $72.95  
30sec - African, African Dramatic  
724664 0:34 Med Fast 135 USD $37.95  


AFRICAN NIGHTS - (by Alan Fagan)
Alan Fagan Here is an exotic, odd meter, world beat underscore with a modern, urban feel. It features undulating tribal drums and percussion with sparse electronic bass and drums with a hint of vinyl. The lead is processed 12 string guitar echoed with a traditional wood flute. African night life, world travel. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
731722 2:10 Med Fast 144 USD $161.95  
Variation A (No Hand Claps) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
731718 2:10 Med Fast 144 USD $145.95  
Variation B (No Flute) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
731720 2:10 Med Fast 144 USD $133.95  
Variation C (No Lead) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
731721 2:10 Med Fast 144 USD $80.95  
Loop A (No Lead) - African, African Drums
731714 0:12 Med Fast 144 USD $19.95  
Loop B (No Elec Drums) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
731715 0:30 Med Fast 144 USD $53.95  
Loop C (No Flute) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
731716 0:30 Med Fast 144 USD $53.95  
Loop D (Full Mix) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
731717 0:30 Med Fast 144 USD $53.95  


AFRICAN MENDIANI - (by Michael Keck)  Year: 2012
Michael Keck Smoking HOT Exciting Authentic and Uplifting African Drumming. Great for safari, adventure, African jungle scenes, travel channel, documentaries. National Geographic TV Films, web flash animation African product placement and ethnic based visuals. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums  
525624 2:01 Med Fast 134 USD $100.95  


INSTINCTS (AMBIENT CINEMATIC JAZZ) - (by Ntinos Tselis)  Year: 2015
Ntinos Tselis In this track ambience and vibes is all that matters! A Cinematic instrumental track where Jazz is mixed with folk instruments in order to create a unique vibrant ambience. Sounds like Herbie Hancock, Azymouth, Kool & the Gang, Vangelis. Ideal for chill out, filmscore and fashion events. Instrumental, Jazz, Chillout Jazz
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Jazz, Chillout Jazz
715928 1:39 Medium 110 USD $90.95  
Variation A (Bass Drums FX) - Drums, Drums Action Moderate
716503 1:39 Medium 110 USD $42.95  
Variation B (Bass Drums Percussions) - Drums, Latin Drums
716505 1:39 Medium 110 USD $42.95  
Variation C (Bass Drums Percussions FX) - African, African Drums
716506 1:39 Medium 110 USD $41.95  
Variation D (No Drums) - Jazz, Chillout Jazz
716507 1:39 Medium 110 USD $45.95  


BEDOUIN FESTIVAL (DRUMS ONLY) M - (by Brighter Note)  Year: 2015
Brighter Note Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
731735 1:21 Medium 106 USD $81.95  


SIMUNYE AFRICAN CHOIR - (by Davinia Leonne)  Year: 2011
Davinia Leonne Original recordings of traditional native southafrican vocals, arranged and mixed with modern african drums, very fast and impulsive. Music is optimistic and full of vitality. Goes with: Africa, websites concerning africa, nature-movies, holiday-movies, tribal, native, festival, celebration & chase. Mixed Vocals, African, African Traditional
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - African, African Traditional
475334 0:41 Med Fast 142 USD $65.00  
Variation (Drumsong) - African, African Drums
474076 0:41 Med Fast 142 USD $65.00  


AFRICAN DRUMS TRACK - (by Gokul Salvadi)  Year: 2011
Gokul Salvadi African Percussion, Ethnic percussion only track. Intricate rhythm patterns with musical surprises. Djembe and sticks. The track have more transitions and switches to various rhythm patterns. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
472753 2:52 Fast 159 USD $89.95  


MANJANI IMPROV - (by Connor Helms)  Year: 2015
Connor Helms A short improv by 2 djembe and 2 dun dun on the very familiar 'Manjani' percussion piece. Uptempo and upbeat, this 30 second drums-only track is sure to add speed and ethnic flavor to any use, particularly montage scenes, fight scenes, chase scenes, etc. A nice rounded climax at the end, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, African Drums  
719624 0:32 Fast 160 USD $20.95  


(KWANZAA) SHARING THE JOY (B) RJCS #48 - (by Richard James)  Year: 2000
Richard James Strong African feel and rhythm, and it sets a very relaxed and joyous mood. Almost hypnotic and so spacious and deeply meditative, so universal in its revelation of what unites us all. This can be a great background track as one travels deep into the interiors of uncharted lakes, plains and jungles, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
876359 1:31 Med Slow 101 USD $74.95  


ISLAND OF WILD AFRICA - (by Serge Ozeryan)  Year: 2013
Serge Ozeryan This track reflects the atmosphere of ancient of wild nature of Africa. Excellent background music for Wildlife documentaries, African Safari, Games, websites, reality TV, thematic video and film, Animal shows. Instrumental, African, African Dramatic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Dramatic
587386 3:10 Fast 153 USD $27.95  
Variation A (without animals) - African, African Dramatic
590119 3:11 Fast 153 USD $90.95  
Variation B (etno pop) - Folk, Folk Pop
590420 3:07 Fast 153 USD $100.95  
Variation C (only percussion) - African, African Drums
592242 0:55 Fast 153 USD $54.95  
30sec - Corporate, Radio/Multimedia
668119 0:35 Fast 153 USD $31.95  
Impact A - Multimedia, SFX Stingers
592229 0:27 USD $3.45  
Impact B - Multimedia, SFX Stingers
592241 0:13 USD $2.45  
Segue - Corporate, Radio/Multimedia
594099 0:21 Fast 153 USD $42.95  


DRIVING ON AFRICAN TRACKS - (by Jakaranda)  Year: 2013
Jakaranda A cheerful theme played on kora, with happy kalimba, udu and numerous African percussions. Imagine crossing through Africa and discovering little villages, and meeting African people. Perfect for travels and holidays, Discovery chanel, National Geographic, road movie, animal documentary, commercials, Instrumental, African, African Traditional
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Traditional  
590317 2:48 Med Slow 93 USD $106.95  
Variation A (no kalimba) - African, African Traditional  
590320 2:48 Med Slow 93 USD $106.95  
Variation B (percussions) - African, African Drums  
590321 2:43 Med Slow 93 USD $105.95  


ACCELERATION DRUMS - (by Juan Pablo Zaragoza)  Year: 2009
Juan Pablo Zaragoza sequence of acceleration with drums slowly, websites music, instrumental music, television music, royalty-free production music, music for video, corporate music, music for tv, stock music, royalty free music library, download music, buyout music, cheap royalty free music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - African, African Drums  
350433 0:27 Mixed USD $38.95  


TRIBALISM - (by K.O. Star Productions)  Year: 2011
K.O. Star Productions Pounding Tribal drums, didgeridoo. Great for dramatic suspenseful TV, Film settings. World Documentary series. African meets Australian style with a touch of edgey drama. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
472319 1:23 Med Fast 130 USD $88.95  
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
472318 1:23 Med Fast 130 USD $88.95  


ALONG THE SILK ROAD (FULL LENGTH) M - (by Brighter Note)  Year: 2015
Brighter Note Instrumental, Middle East, Middle-East
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Middle East, Middle-East
731732 1:31 USD $81.95  
Full Track - Middle East, Middle-East
731734 1:33 Very Slow USD $89.95  
Stinger - African, African Drums
731733 0:14 USD $19.95  


HOBALA - (by That's It)  Year: 2013
That's It This is a fun happy feel-good upbeat and lively African influenced piece. Infectious, it will bring a smile to your face. A celebration of life with African flair. Perfect for film, TV and documentaries wherever African music is needed. Features the Fula flute, djembe, dununba, sangba and kenkeni. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums  
607998 3:11 Med Fast 130 USD $120.95  


JUNGLE RAP - (by The Hi Freqs)  Year: 2012
The Hi Freqs Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums
547575 1:04 Medium 123 USD $40.95  


KENYATTA - (by Abbas Premjee (LP))  Year: 2016
Abbas Premjee (LP) Instrumental, African, Kenya
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15 Mixes Available
772766 2:22 Very Slow USD $89.95  


DJEMBEMAM 60S - (by Fernando Diez)  Year: 2011
Fernando Diez African Percussion piece, groovy and strong! Traditional West African drumming. For documentary in Africa, safari, afro dance. Multiple Djembes. exhilarating invigorating, high energy, tribal. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation (60s remix) - African, African Drums  
751007 0:41 Med Slow 90 USD $57.95  
30sec (30s Variation mix) - World Music, Latin World Fusion  
577058 0:25 Med Slow 90 USD $46.95  
15sec (short and strong) - World Music, Latin World Fusion  
577057 0:17 Medium 120 USD $35.95  


CAMEROON SPRING - (by Abbas Premjee (LP))  Year: 2016
Abbas Premjee (LP) Instrumental, African, African Dramatic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
14 Mixes Available
772559 2:13 Very Slow USD $89.95  


SERENGETI PLAINS - (by Abbas Premjee (LP))  Year: 2015
Abbas Premjee (LP) Featuring traditional African instruments, such as Cora and Kalimba this track is in a world fusion style and is very evocative and charged with an African spirit. Instrumental, World Music, African World Fusion
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
13 Mixes Available
748071 2:00 Medium 120 USD $74.95  


MALI MORNING - (by Abbas Premjee (LP))  Year: 2016
Abbas Premjee (LP) Instrumental, African, African Dramatic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
14 Mixes Available
772642 2:31 Very Slow USD $89.95  


CROSSING THE RED SANDS - (by Jono Booth)  Year: 2012
Jono Booth 4 similar, dark and driving tribal African tracks. They start with intense drums and chants and build up using percussion and effects. Great suspense builders for any kind of production. They would work well together as variants for similar scenes and they are great on their own. Instrumental, African, African Dramatic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Dramatic  
546956 1:08 Medium 120 USD $67.95  
Full Track - African, African Drums  
546955 1:08 Medium 120 USD $67.95  
Bed A - African, African Drums  
546962 0:55 Medium 120 USD $54.95  
Bed B - African, African Drums  
546963 0:55 Medium 120 USD $54.95  


UDU VUDU - (by Mark Dobroth)  Year: 2018
Mark Dobroth Short percussive, tribal drums, with upbeat, colorful vibe, like being in a lively African village with drummers and dancers with big smiles. Good as instrumental cue or 1-minute TV commercial to showcase exciting clothing line or hip hair styles or exciting new smart phone features. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums
896427 1:00 Medium 129 USD $54.95  


CHICKEN DANCE - (by Mark Dobroth)  Year: 2018
Mark Dobroth Good to use as an instrumental cue or 1-minute TV commercial for activewear, sports drinks, SUV driving off-road. Lots of African percussion with upbeat tribal drums and a lively vibe with forward movement and positive energy. Useful for travel TV show underscore cue. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums
896429 1:00 Medium 128 USD $54.95  


DJEMBEDO - (by Fernando Diez)  Year: 2011
Fernando Diez African Percussion piece, groovy and strong! Djembe solo on top of a bed of west African drums, congas, dundun, bells, shaker etc. Safari, documentary, tropical, running, high energy. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums  
751006 1:27 Fast 150 USD $48.95  


WAR CRY (MASTER) - (by Sons of the Golden West)  Year: 2011
Sons of the Golden West This tribal drumming instrumental pounds down the war path with a big, epic ensemble of hand drums and toms. Hearing this thunder through the jungle, you will fear for your life. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
687744 1:46 Fast 150 USD $90.95  


THE DRUM CIRCLE #1 - (by Jason May)  Year: 2012
Jason May Tribal drums and percussion in a drum circle setting, perfect for documentaries, thrillers, drama, voodoo, action adventure, suspense, Survivor, Game Show tension. Pounding African Safari music, repetitive, bold, powerful -- black magic! Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums  
550696 1:21 Medium 110 USD $91.95  
60sec - Drums, Tribal Drums  
550695 1:00 Medium 110 USD $73.95  
30sec - Drums, Tribal Drums  
550694 0:30 Medium 110 USD $49.95  
15sec - Drums, Tribal Drums  
550693 0:15 Medium 110 USD $19.95  
Loop A (Louder Section) - Drums, Tribal Drums  
550697 0:09 Medium 110 USD $14.95  
Loop B (Softer Section) - Drums, Tribal Drums  
550698 0:05 Medium 108 USD $9.95  


AFRICAN GHOST - (by Papafrog)  Year: 2006
Papafrog Haunting sounds of the african spiritual world, backed by stirring tribal drumming. African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
259871 3:34 Med Slow 101 USD $117.95  


CONGA - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drum & Percussion music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
476340 3:33 Med Fast 149 USD $132.95  


BIG EKWE MBILI - (by mO Body)  Year: 2012
mO Body Instrumental African Drums and Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
524809 3:18 Med Slow 97 USD $130.95  


DJEMBE - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drum & Percussion music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
476341 3:40 Med Fast 149 USD $140.95  


BEMBE - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drum & Percussion music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
476339 3:40 Med Fast 149 USD $140.95  


PLAY WITH MALLETS - (by Anders Ekengren)  Year: 2012
Anders Ekengren A mallet song with a touch of videogame music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums  
551457 2:21 Med Slow 100 USD $74.95  


AGOGO TATU - (by mO Body)  Year: 2012
mO Body Instrumental African drums and percussion music. For adventure, travel and documentary film themes. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
521137 3:01 Med Slow 96 USD $121.95  


BANTU DRUMS FRENZY - (by Sultan Makende)  Year: 2013
Sultan Makende Frenetic, fast and dramatic - traditional African drumming from East / Central Africa. This is a high quality recording recorded during the nineteen sixties in the field in Uganda. The fast pace would make it fit well under any kind of chase scene or travel, animal or adventure documentary. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
624123 1:31 Very Fast 180 USD $95.95  


EKWE MBILI - (by mO Body)  Year: 2012
mO Body Instrumental African drums and percussion music. For adventure, travel and documentary film themes. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
521138 3:02 Med Slow 96 USD $121.95  


GOJE KALIMBA - (by mO Body)  Year: 2012
mO Body Instrumental African Drums and Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
524812 3:09 Med Slow 97 USD $124.95  


TALKDRUM MBILI - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drum and Percussion music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
477558 4:55 Medium 111 USD $159.95  


AFRICANGROOVE - (by David Chateauvert)  Year: 2012
David Chateauvert Big African drums with Kalimba (thumb piano) and Gyil (kind of xylophone). Happy groove ideal for traveling shows, corporate films, add campaign. Makes you feel in Africa but does not identify you to a region in particular, giving a great reusability potential. Ideal for buyout. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
519718 1:08 Med Slow 102 USD $73.95  


AGOGO MBILI - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drum and Percussion music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
477555 4:55 Medium 111 USD $159.95  


RITUALS - (by Joe Garrisi)  Year: 2017
Joe Garrisi Tribal African drums and percussion great for use in any African or tribal themed film, documentary, commercial or radio production. Not too heavy frantic or driving but soothingly rhythmic that can set a nice tone for an intro or narration music. Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - African, African Drums
879516 1:05 Medium 112 USD $67.95  


OPARUN MBILI - (by mO Body)  Year: 2012
mO Body Instrumental African Drums and Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
524813 3:09 Med Slow 97 USD $124.95  


CONGA MBILI - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drums and Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
477397 4:40 Medium 117 USD $159.95  


COURAGE - (by Aldo Bertolino)  Year: 2014
Aldo Bertolino African Pop, drums and percussion, bass, keyboard, accordion, piano and acoustic guitars, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop (Accordion Theme) - African, African Drums
714310 0:21 Med Slow 94 USD $19.00  


OPARUN - (by mO Body)  Year: 2012
mO Body Instrumental African Drums and Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
524811 3:13 Med Slow 97 USD $126.95  


EKWE - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drums and Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
477398 4:56 Medium 117 USD $159.95  


TALKDRUM - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drums and Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
477400 2:37 Medium 117 USD $103.95  


SHEKERE - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drums and Percussion, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
477399 2:34 Medium 117 USD $101.95  


DJEMBE MBILI - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drum and Percussion music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
477556 5:12 Medium 111 USD $159.95  


SHEKERE MBILI - (by mO Body)  Year: 2011
mO Body Instrumental African Drum and Percussion music, Instrumental, African, African Drums
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - African, African Drums
477557 5:12 Medium 111 USD $159.95  


Back to Top

African Drums and Percussion


company music,
television music,
world music,
royalty free audio,
film music,
instrumental music,
download stock music,
music licensing,
tv music,
download music,
music library,
business music,
royalty free music downloads,
stock music sound effects,
royalty-free stock music,
royalty free mp3,
flash music,
royalty-free production music,
music clips,
stock music loops,
African Drums and Percussion,
royalty free music for tv