World Music Network

V/A - Rough Guide To African Beats (LP)

Ships In 7-9 Business Days

Nowhere is the beat of a drum more symbolic of a culture than in Africa, where it's forever been the heartbeat of daily life. From the trance percussion of South Sudan to the gnawa groove of Morocco, this is an exploration into a continent's rhythmic life source.

Track List

Side A
Wayo - Kpaningbo (Xylophone)
Kenge Kenge - Obare Yinda
Simo Lagnawi - Bolami
Sotho Sounds - Ha Kele Monateng
Side B
Mamane Barka - Doro Lelewa
Hope Masike - Zunde
Mamoutou Dembele - Taro Maro
Seprewa Kasa - Nkasoo

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