This feel-good list of songs encompasses a mixture of African music traditions with a choral focus. You can listen to the full Spotify playlist can be found at the bottom of the page.
N.B. Check out FOLI’s ‘There is no movement without rhythm‘. Not a song but still an interesting video.
Ten Song Taster
1. Thina Simnqobile – Soweto Gospel Choir
2. Pata Pata – Miriam Makeba
3. Tuli Tuli – Kenyan Boys Choir
4. Mori Keke Kan – King Sunny Ade
5. Jesu – Malawi Mouse Boys
6. He Lives In You – Lebo M (from The Lion King 2)
7. Misahotaka Ny Akama – Rajery
8. Samite Of Uganda – Njabala
9. Famou – Sekouba Bambino
10. Dinosaur On The Ark – The Very Best*
Spotify Playlist Link: African
(Where some of the tracks were not available on Spotify they have been replaced by similar tracks)