playlist

Afrobeat 101

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

41 songs (4 hours and 10 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Zombie
Fela Kuti - Zombie
12:25
2
Progress
Tony Allen With Africa 70 - Progress, Jealousy
9:40
3
Truth Don Die
Femi Kuti - The Definitive Collection
6:16
4
Dirty Money
Antibalas - Antibalas
6:15
5
The Panther
Manu Dibango - Afro-Soul Machine
2:29
6
Heaven
Ebo Taylor - Life Stories
6:05
7
Budos Rising
The Budos Band - The Budos Band II
4:49
8
Mista President (Remastered)
The Souljazz Orchestra - Freedom No Go Die (Remastered)
6:36
9
Many Things
Seun Kuti + Fela's Egypt 80 - Many Things
8:03
10
Aihe Ni Kpe We
T. P. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo - The Kings of Benin Urban Groove 1972 - 80
7:12
11
Hihache
Lafayette Afro Rock Band - Darkest Light - The Best of Lafayette Afro Rock Band
7:02
12
Danger
Lijadu Sisters - Danger
5:52
13
Afro-Blues
Orlando Julius & His Afro-Sounders - Afro-Blues [Clean]
6:13
14
Akula Owu Onyeara
The Funkees - Dancing Time, the Best of Eastern Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973-77 (Soundway Records)
7:28
15
Eltsuhg Ibal Lasiti
The Daktaris - Soul Explosion
5:06
16
African Dialects
Peter King - Nigeria 70 - Lagos Jump
4:56
17
Mister Sinister
Kokolo - The Best Of
3:48
18
Make It Fast, Make It Slow
Rob - Make It Fast, Make It Slow (Soundway Records)
5:26
19
Better Than That
Nomo - We Love Afrobeat!
6:32
20
Hypocrisy (Album Version)
Blo - Step Three
7:21
21
Let Them Talk
Geraldo Pino & The Heartbeats - Heavy Heavy Heavy
5:16
22
Allah Wakbarr
Various artists - Nigeria 70 Vol. 1
3:30
23
Wanna Do My Thing
Matata - Feelin' Funky
3:07
24
Bukom Mashie
Oscar Sulley & The Uhuru Dance Band - Soundway presents Afro Tropical Soundz, Vol. 1
5:07
25
Break Through
Marijata - This Is Marijata
4:59
26
Tire Loma Da Nigbehin
MonoMono - Dawn Of Awarness
4:46
27
The Offering
Ikebe Shakedown - Stone by Stone
3:46
28
Keleya
Moussa Doumbia - Keleya
10:41
29
Lagos Sisi
Bola Johnson - Man No Die
3:23
30
Ventania
Bixiga 70 - III
5:36
31
You No Fit Touch Am
Dele Sosimi - You No Fit Touch Am
7:23
32
From Sheep to Sheep
Fanga - Kaléidoscope
6:35
33
Kyekye Pe Aware
The Sweet Talks - Adjoa
4:56
34
Adebo
Segun Bucknor - Who Say I Tire
5:49
35
Kyenkyen Bi Adi M'awu
K. Frimpong & His Cubanos Fiestas - Africa Special (Soundway Presents)
6:57
36
Onukpa Shawarpo
Bokoor Band - Afro-Rock Vol. 1
3:15
37
No Time
Afrodizz - Kif Kif
7:14
38
Opposite People
Newen Afrobeat feat. Seun Kuti, Cheick Tidiane Seck, Felipe Echavarría, Okon Lyamba, Oladimeji Akinyele, Samuel Ojo David & Adebowale Adewunmi - Newen Plays Fela [Explicit]
13:38
39
Wait for Me
Roger Damawuzan & Les As Du Benin - Wait for Me
3:19
40
Omelebele
Dr Victor Olaiya - Lagos Chop Up
5:59
41
Feel Alright
Albino! - Rhino
5:27