• Royalty free African music

    • Jungle Village by AG Music

      The Jungle Village is a background music for any visual media that relates to journey, trip, traveling, village, wild animal discovery, forest tour, camping, etc. The track includes Kageyama Taikos drums groove, childer singing, jungle percussion, and bass. The track has an organic tone and a touch of African beat. Suitable for any video corporate, Youtube Vlog, documentary, etc.

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      Happy Africa by Geoff Harvey

      Traditional instruments such as Marimba and mixed gender African vocals provide a happy, upbeat track designed to imply a sense of freedom and feel good atmosphere, which is very suitable for advertising purposes. The melody suggests a sense of well being and happiness, whilst creating a sense of freedom in a modern way. Also very useful for travel and documentary themes.

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      African Aesthetics by Bernard Pintar

      Ethnic African music groove using traditional African instruments and vocals. In mix used forest reverb and for mastering modern technology.

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      Welcome To Africa by Infraction

      Welcome To Africa is inspired, rhythmic, cinematic music - perfect for trailers, jungle and safari videos, and anything else inspired by African music.

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      African Adventure by Geoff Harvey

      A peaceful African style melody with a touch of ambiance, featuring a pleasant array of instruments such as Marimba, African drums and African flute. Calm spiritual music and bright with slight tropical elements making it useful for documentary, childrens or African travel tourism.

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      Tropical Dancer by Yevhen Lokhmatov

      Cheerful and joyous tropical house track that evokes warm images of summer holidays, beaches, and musical vacations. Inspiring images from hot sandy beaches will flood into your mind while listening to this relaxed easy-going music track. This feel-good arrangement is perfect for background music in commercials, travel videos, TV advertising, or anything that needs an uplifting feeling of summer holiday atmosphere with sunny danceable music.

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      African Epica by SnowMusicStudio

      African epic cinematic music with ethnic instruments, choir, brass, and strings. Perfect piece for your adventure films, games, exotic travels, or video about safari and nature.

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      African Delta by Geoff Harvey

      Traditional African track featuring an array of ethnic instruments including bongos, African ethnic guitar, Marimba, and Hollowood percussion. A very useful background track with many joyful, adventurous elements making it useful wildlife, animal themes or adventure scenes.

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      African Drums by Maxim Panchenko

      A track featuring tribal African rythm.

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      Africa Percussion by Yevhen Lokhmatov

      Native African percussion music track. Balafon, shakers, tambourine, calabash and more drums percussion in this item. Perfect suit for documentaries, TV shows, travel vlogs, podcasts and ads where needed native African feels.

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      Thoughtful Marimba by Yevhen Lokhmatov

      This thought-provoking and lofty instrumental piece will add an elegant touch to any media project or visual presentation. Features piano, glitch effects, and atmospheric marimba. Perfect for documentary projects, cinematic media, and technology innovation videos.

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      Light Tribal Dance by Geoff Harvey

      Traditional happy upbeat African track featuring an array of ethnic instruments including bongos, African ethnic guitar and hollowood percussion. A very useful background track with many joyful, upbeat elements making it useful for fun and games, animal themes or quirky scenes.

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      Jungle Crisis by FabianKreutzerSound

      A dramatic piece of orchestral music featuring ethnic instruments like bamboo flute and gong. Perfect soundtrack for movies, video games and any project dealing with war, African and Asian history.

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      African Celebration by Michael Adels

      African pop track with lots of original instruments. Full arrangement with tribal choir.

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      Thinking About Nature by Yevhen Lokhmatov

      Like a rainbow after a storm, this soundtrack music showcases the beautiful and peaceful side of organic music. You can hear marimba, kalimba, piano, strings, and percussion. Ideal for fresh ideas, conceptual visuals, and advertising projects. Similar to Thomas Newman music.

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      African Trip by Yevhen Lokhmatov

      Light and cheerful musical composition in the African reggae style. You can hear many native African instruments such as ney flute, cora, ngoni, balafon, marimba, kadan, congas but also instruments usually used in reggae - electric guitar, electric organ and electric bass. The general mood is relaxed and festive. Perfect for travel vlogs, native cooking shows, exotic documentaries, kids games, etc.

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      Gentle African Background by Geoff Harvey

      A modern African track featuring Marimba, bass guitar and acoustic elements. Very peaceful and uplifting with bright colourful inspiring elements. Useful background music for documentary or travel project to convey a sense of freedom or discovery.

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      Wild And Free by Premium TraX

      Happy and energetic music featuring African drums and percussion, exciting rhythms, ukulele melodies and inspiring vocals. Perfect for films, documentaries, TV shows about Africa, football/soccer videos, commercials and more.

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      Toast With Honey by Infraction

      "Toast With Honey" is a piece of music designed to create a cool atmosphere. This upbeat and melodic chillhop track uses electric piano, dope beats, and chill synths. Perfect choice for your openers, fashion, lifestyle, and beauty videos.

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      New Dawn In Africa by Andy Littlewood

      Uplifting African style Instrumental track with background choir, marimba, rhythmic percussion, and warm synth pads. Great for safari, adventure, African jungle scenes, travel channel, natural world documentaries. Resembling to "The Lion King" soundtrack.

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      Spirit Of Africa by Geoff Harvey

      Happy and uplifting African theme featuring Marimba, Djembe and Tribal Percussion. Useful for creating a fun and exciting atmosphere.

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      Africana Meditation by Geoff Harvey

      Maracas and African wind instrumentation combine to create a peaceful flowing African melody full of atmospheric charm and vibrancy. Ideal background music for film, TV or advertising documentary.

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      Heart Of Africa by ColourTunes

      This music will take you on a journey through the heart of the African plains. A soothing, memorable cinematic melody with a touch of magic and mystery. With ethnic instruments like delicate kalimba and soft marimba blended with a full orchestra. This track evokes images of wild open vistas in the deep of Africa or maybe images of faraway secret places.

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      Run To The Goal by APmuse

      Dynamic and catchy percussion track with a strong kick, foot stomps, hand claps, finger snaps, and other percussion instruments. Great to use for fast video, tutorial video, vlog, film, sports, presentation, promotion video, promo, games, intro, logo, and many other projects.

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      African Safari by Geoff Harvey

      Ethnic female vocals and African drums provide a flowing melody resembling African Culture and wildlife. The track is fairly slow, but flows nicely, making it ideal for documentary or video background projects with a wildlife or tourist style theme.

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      Safari In Africa by ihsandincer

      Inspirational African music with orchestral strings, marimba, xylophone, hang drum, flute, percussion, djembe, and African vocals. Perfect choice for trailers, teasers, travel commercials, safari videos, projects related to Africa, advertisements, documentaries and more.

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      African Beat by Michael Adels

      A kind of african tribal beat with improvisation elements.

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      Alone In The Jungle by Eitan Epstein Music

      This is African jungle music, full of ambient and atmosphere. Great for tribal and traditional culture background, adventure and mystery scenes, Asian and oriental projects. African drums and percussion music, new age and relax moods, safari and wildlife videos, suspense and tension thriller music, ethnic and world music. Also, for cannibals and Ancient Animals scenes, national geographic and discovery films, travel shows, African landscapes, Battle and War scenes, nature films, and much more.

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      African Hip Hop by Soundroll

      Traditional African percussion and beat mixed with modern hip-hop featuring human chants, background vocals. Good for travel videos on Youtube, safari-themed projects, vlog, website, documentary films.

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      Dream In The Jungle by Emilio Merone

      Energetic track with running drums and african mixed electronic percussion loops. A mixture of ethnic mood and contemporary electronic sounds. Perfect for locations scenes of action in the jungle.

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      The Safari by Infraction

      Beautiful piece of world music with an African flair. Composed of African instruments like the djembe, kalimba, shaker, and congas. Ideal for indie filmmakers, adventures in the style of Tarzan and Jane, motion designers, editors, travel vloggers and bloggers, and any project that needs an ethnic vibe.

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      Tribal Party by Emilio Merone

      Warm and feel-good, featuring flowing marimba, vibraphone, and African percussions creating a proud, ethnic mood. Ideal for wildlife programs and any visuals to do with Savanna animals, African safari, exotic travel adventure, and more.

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      Ethnic Desert by Eitan Epstein Music

      This is an oriental middle eastern music full of peaceful mysterious atmosphere. Featuring Arabic percussion and oriental duduk. Great for Arabian ethnic moods, jungle background, tribal and African moods, desert scenes, mysterious moods, suspense and adventure. World music projects, travel journey shows and much more.

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      Innovation Ideas by AG Music

      It's a very rhythmic track that includes marimba patterns with some groovy percussion elements. A slightly suspended atmosphere unleashes an idea of curiosity and concentration. Perfect for documentaries, especially related to science, medicine, and education.

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      Tribal Jungles by Eitan Epstein Music

      Ethnic tribal music with a dark atmosphere and hypnotic rhythms. Great for African safari videos, wild jungles, hunting scenes, and more.Instruments: big drums, shakers, percussion, wooden flute, synth pads, bass.

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      A Sweet Sweet Bite by Emilio Merone

      Warm and feel-good track, featuring flowing marimba, kalimba, and African percussions creating a proud, comforting mood. Perfect for African theme park, kids DIY projects, toy embed, National Geographic style documentaries, Botswana Jungle, and more.

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      In The Jungle by Eitan Epstein Music

      Bouncy ethnic track filled with a haunting and mysterious atmosphere of Africa or Native America. This track is great for safari, adventures video games, traveling in the wild jungle, sacred shamanic rituals, primitive and traditional scenes, tribal soundscape and much more. Instruments: African drums, shakers, percussion, jungle flute, synth pads, bass, vocals

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      The Story Of Parrot And Zebra by Emilio Merone

      Bright and bouncy world music, with lively African elements featuring playful marimba, Kalimba, and percussions to create a happy and upbeat mood. Great kids video, toy embed, African theme park, Caribbean vacation, National Geographic doc films, etc.

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      African Tribal Journey by Geoff Harvey

      A documentary style piece featuring a combination of traditional African instruments such as marimba, African Flute and Tribal drums. Added distant voice effects creates a soft, relaxing atmosphere with a sense of discovery and mystery.

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      A Sweet Bite by Emilio Merone

      Warm and feel-good world music, featuring flowing marimba, kalimba, and African percussions creating a proud, comforting mood. Fabulous backdrop audio for tourism, travel videos, Nation Geographic, Animal Planet score, relaxing journey, and more.

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      African Voices by Eitan Epstein Music

      This is an African world music. Great for travel and journey trailer, jungle and safari background, ethnic landscapes. Also perfect for tribal traditions scenes, wildlife and nature documentary films, intro music, "Lion King" like soundtrack, etc.

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      Celebrate Africa by Geoff Harvey

      Cinematic motion picture themed track in the style of the "Blood Diamond" movie soundtrack. Featuring ethnic male vocal and percussive instruments representing inspirational African culture.

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      Safari Adventure by Geoff Harvey

      Happy and joyful African style melody featuring traditional instruments such as Timpani, Woodwinds and Trombones containing bouncy and positive East African style elements. The track is influenced by the traditional music of Kenya. Would work well in many scenes including safari adventure, travel videos, wild nature park, and adds uplifting energy to many other scenes. Would also work well for commercials, animal documentaries and kids games.

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      Stomp To The Top by APmuse

      A Dynamic and energetic percussion track with a strong stomp, cinematic kicks, handclaps, finger snaps, and other percussion instruments. This track is great as a background for fast-paced video, tutorial video, vlog, sports, presentation, promo, games, intro, logo and other projects.

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      The Africa by SnowMusicStudio

      African background music with traditional african voices and ethnic instruments. Great for any projects relating to Africa film, game, travel, discovery, tv shows, nature, animals, or eastern cultures.

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      Brazilian Batucada by SoundWave

      A big percussion ensemble played with real Brazilian instruments, pandeiro, timbal, kick, snares, djembe, cowbell, re unique, cuica... Often played in the carnival but also it would work as background music for projects related to Brazilians soccer projects, sports, nature.

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      African Dream by Geoff Harvey

      A joyful and happy melody featuring shakers, traditional African percussion, Kora, background vocals, marimba, kalimba and acoustic guitar. The track is ideal for creating a flowing, adventure style theme for a documentary, children's or Ethnic themed project. The characteristics for this melody are very inspiring, feel good and work well with animal themes.

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      Tribal Adventures by Eitan Epstein Music

      This is a tribal percussion drums music. Great for jungle and safari background, Native American life and wild scenes, primitive and ancient videos, African nature movies and much more.

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      Awakening In The Jungle by Yuri Rozenfeld

      Soft singing flute on the background of African balafon ,sending the listener into the African jungle.

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      Children Game by Eitan Epstein Music

      This is a happy and sweet children track. Great for cartoons, mini-games, kids shows and films, and more. Instruments: tuba, pizzicato strings, African xylophone

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      The Coconut by Infraction

      Energetic and powerful stomp percussion track with a the tension goes up. Works well for advertising, urban scenes, X-sports games, hardcore racing, fact action, chase scenes, underground club party etc.

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      African Heart by Michael Adels

      African rhythms, chant, marimba theme and native voices. This song takes you straight into the heart of africa.

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      African Expedition by Geoff Harvey

      Uplifting African instrumentation creates a carefree and inspiring ethnic melody useful for travel, documentary and world themed projects. The melody consists of happy, bright and fun elements, making it useful for animal or travel related themes.

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      Inspirational Africa by Geoff Harvey

      A comforting track with acoustic and bass guitars which create a sense of relaxation and luxury. Occasional bird like sound effects suggest wildlife surroundings hinting at discovery or paradise. Very useful track for short documentary scenes for nature, ethnic or African culture.

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      Emotional Dream by AG Music

      'Emotional Dreams' is a peaceful,quiet & soft melody with a soft and warm pads and atmospheres and a cool marimba/soft african beat. Ideal for an atmospheric underscore, Documentary films ,nature ,animals,travel etc..

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      Forest Kalimba Dance by Emilio Merone

      Bright and warm, featuring light African percussion, kalimba and a bouncy groove that creates a happy and proud mood.

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      Travel To The New Lands by ihsandincer

      A track that will make you want to discover and travel the world. Perfect for travel videos, cartoon, games, and African romantic themes documentaries. In the style of "The Lion King" Disney cartoon animation.

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      A Night In Savannah by Emilio Merone

      A bright and rhythmic track, featuring ethnic percussion and African elements that create an inspiring mood.

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      The Punchy Elements by Infraction

      Crazy energetic royalty-free stomp track with intense drums sound. Perfect for hardcore racing, extreme footage, GoPro videos, TRX workout, hot promotions, adventure video games, wildlife experience, or new sports car advertisement. Enjoy!

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      African Groove by Erick McNerney

      An eclectic, fusion piece featuring African percussion and a poppy Ukulele theme. Great for ethnic based visuals or applications, travelogues, safari shows or zoo expeditions, and more. You can use as playful cinematic transition. World fusion music.

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    Listening to African music is like taking a journey across the continent. It is very focused on the African culture, customs, and traditions. Peculiar for the complex rhythmic patterns, African music involves various musical instruments such as water and talking drums, shakers, xylophones, marimbas, and djembes.

    Besides instruments, African music also consists of a lot of singing which is another factor that makes it unique compared to other musical genres around the world.

    In Africa, music plays a unique role to the people there. It is used for various rituals and religious ceremonies with massive cultural importance, making it a special and meaningful tribute to the local region. The melodies are often short and repeated, including whistles and yodels, and they aim to express all essential aspects of life using sounds and voices. Royalty free African music can enhance all your projects related to the dark continent.

    Where to use royalty free African music?

    African drums and rhythms, as well as singing, are easily recognized by anyone. African music is unique and instantly helps people associate the sounds with tribes, Safaris, exotic wildlife, and diverse culture. This will help you better match your audience's mood with your project.

    For these reasons, using royalty free African music in your projects related to the continent will enhance your presentation and get your audience in the Safari mood. Playing African music in the background of your presentation will better catch your audience's attention and help it understand the uniqueness of the continent and its music.

    African music is also considered relaxing by most people. The instrumentals and the relaxed singing and sounds have a soothing effect on people when listening to them. This music genre is also suitable for projects where you aim to relax your audience for improved focus and concentration. The instrumental of African songs and the distinct sounds will trigger relaxation and calmness in your audience.

    African songs are also often played in cafes or restaurants to help visitors relax and enjoy their time there. You can use African music in your location or simply listen to it to get a relaxed mood and imagine yourself on a trip across the continent.

    Choosing the right African music for your project

    When looking for African music download options, it is a good idea to understand the diversity of this music genre. Every African region has its unique characteristics in music, which has led to various African musical styles that combine music instruments, sounds, and singing differently. This leaves you with a variety of African songs options to choose from!

    Certain instrumental sounds like those found in African songs can trigger various emotions in your audience. So, depending on your project, it is good to search through our different African music download options and choose the song that suits your goal the best. Choose the beats that will energize and enhance your Africa-related project!

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