The Best of African Music

THE BEST OF AFRICAN MUSIC

The Best Of African Music is a compilation series with aim to create a platform in which fans around the world will have the opportunity to discover the great variety of music that the African continent has to offer.

It is true that Africa is the CRADLE OF HUMANITY and this also applies to the music. Almost every of the Western instruments we use in Europe and the Americas originated in Africa, from wind instruments to the strings like guitar and violin, said Didier Kussu.

And it is also a simple fact that the instruments of Northern Africa have played an important role to the Arabic and Islamic music of today he added.

About THE BEST OF AFRICAN MUSIC - One World - One Love edition.
MUSIC YOU CAN RELAX TO, DANCE TO, MEDITATE TO AND CELEBRATE.
In this volume, we have selected a variety of 20 great songs and artists, independents and majors.

The selection criteria were that every song should contain some typical African music elements (for both instrumentals and songs) and songs with lyrics must be positive and uplifting.

The nationality of the artist did not play any role at all, since we know that we all came from one source "AFRICA".

Featured artists are: AKON, KERI HILSON, NNEKA, PAUL PLAY DAIRO, NAS, DAMIAN MARLEY, ED JATTO, OBIORA OBIWON, TATE SIMMS, ADONYE GREEN, BLACKFACE NAIJA, SEUN ANIKULAPO KUTI, TEA, SHAMAN'S DREAM, JASON FARNHAM, CESAR FUNCK, PROOFSOUND, DENISE GORDON, MISS MAAWA, SUNBURN IN CYPRUS, AFROTECH PROJECT, BASIRU SUSO, PROOFSOUND, EDDIE "SEA" CALDWELL among others.
 
The Best of African Music