Music of the Sahara
This music combines guitars with traditional African instruments such as flutes and harps and finds structure around percussive rhythms that stay with you long after you shut off the stereo. Although you probably won't understand a word of the lyrics, you get the strange sense that you know what they're singing about purely through their emotive tones.
Other artists include:
Our online streaming music service, Contemporary World Music, also features these artists. Use it to create your own playlist. Explore and enjoy.
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