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Afrobeat 101

African grooves mixed with funk, jazz, rock, and soul: this is your first lesson in Afrobeat 101.

34 songs (4 hours and 10 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Zombie
Fela Kuti - The Music of Grand Theft Auto IV [Explicit]
12:24
2
Progress
Tony Allen With Africa 70 - Progress, Jealousy
9:40
3
Dirty Money
Antibalas - Antibalas
6:15
4
The Panther
Manu Dibango - Afro-Soul Machine
2:29
5
Heaven
Ebo Taylor - Life Stories
6:05
6
Budos Rising
The Budos Band - The Budos Band II
4:49
7
Mista President (Remastered)
The Souljazz Orchestra - Freedom No Go Die (Remastered)
6:36
8
Many Things
Seun Kuti + Fela's Egypt 80 - Many Things
8:03
9
Aihe Ni Kpe We
T. P. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo - The Kings of Benin Urban Groove 1972 - 80
7:12
10
Hihache (Remastered)
Lafayette Afro Rock Band - Soul Makossa
6:57
11
Afro-Blues
Orlando Julius & His Afro-Sounders - Afro-Blues [Clean]
6:13
12
Akula Owu Onyeara
The Funkees - Dancing Time, the Best of Eastern Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973-77 (Soundway Records)
7:28
13
Eltsuhg Ibal Lasiti
The Daktaris - Soul Explosion
5:06
14
African Dialects
Peter King - Nigeria 70 - Lagos Jump
4:56
15
Mister Sinister
Kokolo - The Best Of
3:48
16
Make It Fast, Make It Slow
Rob - Make It Fast, Make It Slow (Soundway Records)
5:26
17
Better Than That
Nomo - We Love Afrobeat!
6:32
18
Let Them Talk
Geraldo Pino & The Heartbeats - Heavy Heavy Heavy
5:16
19
Allah Wakbarr
Ofo The Black Company - Nigeria 70 - Funky Lagos
3:30
20
Wanna Do My Thing
Matata - Feelin' Funky
3:07
21
Bukom Mashie
Oscar Sulley & The Uhuru Dance Band - Soundway presents Afro Tropical Soundz, Vol. 1
5:07
22
Break Through
Marijata - This Is Marijata
4:59
23
Tire Loma Da Nigbehin
MonoMono - Dawn Of Awarness
4:46
24
The Offering
Ikebe Shakedown - Stone by Stone
3:46
25
Lagos Sisi
Bola Johnson - Man No Die
3:23
26
Ventania
Bixiga 70 - III
5:36
27
You No Fit Touch Am
Dele Sosimi - You No Fit Touch Am
7:23
28
Kyekye Pe Aware
The Sweet Talks - The Kusum Beat
4:56
29
Adebo
Segun Bucknor - Who Say I Tire
5:49
30
Kyenkyen Bi Adi M'awu
K. Frimpong & His Cubanos Fiestas - Africa Special (Soundway Presents)
6:57
31
Onukpa Shawarpo
Bokoor Band - Afro-Rock Vol. 1
3:15
32
No Time
Afrodizz - Kif Kif
7:14
33
Wait For Me
Roger Damawuzan & Les As Du Bénin - Funk Fever Vol.2: The Best Of Funk, Soul And Tropical Rare Groove
3:17
34
Feel Alright
Albino! - Rhino
5:27