Old and New Classic African Music to Discover During Lockdown

What is a better way to spend your time during lockdown than discovering or revisiting some of the finest music to have come from Africa? From famous classics to lesser-known works, from the throbbing sounds of the West African belt to the eclectic mix reaching out from the North, Africa's sonic history is rich and varied. The creators of these works have a few things in common: the ability to create influence; to speak to audiences across age, time, and language; and to last, writes Wilfred Okiche.

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