en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Africa

The traditional music of Africa, given the vastness of the continent, is historically ancient, rich ... The region's art music has for centuries followed the outline of Arabic and Andalusian classical music: its .... She performed all types of jazz music, traditional African music, and music that was popular in western Africa at the time.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_popular_music

For the radio program, see Afropop Worldwide. African popular music, like African traditional music, is vast and varied. Most contemporary genres of African popular music build on cross-pollination with western popular music. Many genres of popular music like blues, jazz, salsa, zouk, and rumba derive ... Since the mid-1990s African artists have also been very active through the ...

www.musicinafrica.net/magazine/traditional-music-south-africa

Nov 21, 2014 ... Black South Africans were divided and defined according to ethnic groups. ... live in homelands, where radio music broadcast by the South African Broadcasting ... The same has also been seen in contemporary hip-hop artists such as Quintin ... of the Ndebele language mostly spoke in the Limpopo region.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Music_of_Africa

The music of Africa is as vast and varied as the continent's many regions, ... musical styles, and genres from outside the African continent, music remains very ... Music is an integral part of African ethnic life, accompanying many kinds of ..... The treatment of "music" and "dance" as separate art forms is a European idea.

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... by indigenous music of the regions of their origin”, including Western music (ie. ... Although it primarily describes traditional music, the world music genre also ... with listening to artists from Southern Africa, including Ladysmith Black Mambazo .... World music radio programs these days will often be playing African hip hop ...

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If you are knowledgeable about the traditional music of a particular region or ... The different regions produce their own distinctive musical styles (west, east, ... goes to Lucky Dube, the much loved South African reggae artist, who was shot dead .... here.here in Ethiopia only educational radio programs play it because it talks ...

www.bbc.com/bitesize/guides/z2xbgk7/revision/1

Discover the many musical styles and cultures of Africa with BBC Bitesize ... Africa is a very large and diverse continent with many musical styles and cultures across its different countries and regions. Part of. Music ... In Africa, music is an important part of traditional life. ... Bitesize KS3: Music · BBC Radio 1 · BBC Music  ...

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Listen to all African Music stations for free now on radio.net. ... paradisagasy Marseille, France / African Music, Traditional music, World Doree - Karamaty lia ...

www.britannica.com/art/African-popular-music

By the 1980s the audience for African popular music had expanded to include ... and repertoire from the Americas during the 1920s and '30s, as radio and records ... during the mid-1980s, there were distinct styles in most regions of Africa. ... and several singers and producers were killed for flouting traditional Islamic mores.