The music of today's Africa is a wonderful mixture of native African sensibilities combined with European musical influences. This collection of modern African music features artists with abilities unlike those found anywhere else in the world.
National Geographic's Destination series invites you to join an excursion into the rich rhythms and textures of music from the far reaches of our world. Enjoy the diverse mix of memorable music from these special corners of the Earth as you browse through some of the intriguing cultural facts and maps of each region (included in the enclosed foldout)and then set off for your destination!
Each CD includes world class artists, cultural information, a full-color map, and an historical timeline.
"African Dream" - Wasis Diop
"Rirongere" - Oliver Mtukudzi from the Putumayo album Tuku Music
"Embargo" - Khadja Nin
"Tchidiba" - Samba Ngo
"Iwai Nesu" - Chiwoniso
"Market Day" - Geoffrey Oryema from the album Beat The Border
"Nomades" - Seba
"Halala Africa" - Cutt Glas
"Refitile" - Mamelang from the album Zulu Heartbeat
"Tsala" - Moses Taiwa Molelekwa
"A Mumi" - Henri Dikongue
"Nwahulwana" - Orchestra Marrabenta Star de Mocambique