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"Traditional African music is symbolic, an expression and validation of psychic energy." W. Komla Amoakua

In traditional Africa, music is an integral part of life and is linked with the worldview of the society in which it is produced. It has social, ritual, and ceremonial functions as well as some purely recreational purposes. Traditional art forms, including music, are rooted in mythology, legends, and folklore, and are associated with gods, ancestors and heroes. Musical activities are ritualized and intended… read more

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    I did a mix with stuff from Congo, benin, Sierra Leone, Nigeria and some other places. Feel free to check that one out: http://www.mixcloud.com/BootsyMoovingCooperation/worldly-oriented/
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    Kompil No1 ZOUGCASTO 19 hits sold out will be soon released ! I love you all !
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    African music is so true and real and alive. Wonderful!
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    Dear friends, we are happy to invite you at PLAI FESTIVAL in Timisoara, Romania at the Banat Village Museum, 14-16 of September 2012: 3 days of concerts + cultural activities --- PATRICE & The Supowers, FATOUMATA Diawara, AZIZA Mustafa Zadeh, OQUESTRADA, BLUE NIPPLE BOY, The GANGA JAZZ ENSEMBLE and SUBCARPATI. --- 40 cultural partners (NGOs, cultural institutes, embassies) will offer free workshops, theater performances, movie screenings etc… Try every workshop, relax in the OPEN AIR at the ChillOut with SILENT DISCO, enjoy some SUSHI and find out what WORLD MUSIC is all about directly from this year's artists. Please feel free to send this invitation to all of your friends who might be interested in this event. We thank you and we will welcome you at PLAI! http://www.last.fm/festival/3252507+PLAI+Festival & http://www.plai.ro/en/
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    shout out to all the old players in the nigeria music industry and to the whole of Africa. i love you
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    The lord is great and mighty
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    Subscribed and received an excellent album Drc Music Kinshasa One Two. Project run by Damon Albarn of Gorillaz, Blur, etc. supports Oxfam organization. Good way to spend yr money

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