In the 2000’s, Afrobeat had a small revival in the world of indie rock thanks to bands such as Vampire Weekend and Yeasayer. But what else has the genre to offer nowadays?The Vore selects the top best Afrobeat albums of 2017. Who are the new Fela Kuti, D'Banj & Manu Dibango in the Afrobeat genre?
|Popular artists||Wizkid, Davido & Mister Silva|
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Top 10 new Afrobeat albums out now in 2017
Recent Afrobeat albums with reviews, ratings, similar artists, best songs & soundcloud streams.
- Jungle By Night - The Traveller (20-06-2016) The Traveller - a 20-06-2016 album by Jungle By Night who also made The Hunt. Music fans who enjoyed Fela Kuti should check out The Traveller . It is Afrobeat with Jazz, World, and more influences. The best track on The Traveller is Infinite (soundcloud below).
- Melt Yourself Down - Last Evenings on Earth (29-04-2016) Last Evenings on Earth - a 29-04-2016 album by Melt Yourself Down who also made Melt Yourself Down . Music fans who enjoyed Acoustic Ladyland should check out Last Evenings on Earth. It is Afrobeat with Jazz, World, and more influences. The best track on Last Evenings on Earth is Dot to Dot (soundcloud below).
- Tony Allen - Film of Life (October 14, 2014) Film of Life - a October 14, 2014 album by Tony Allen who also made Lagos No Shaking. Music fans who enjoyed Segun Bucknor should check out Film of Life. It is Afrobeat with Afrobeat, Funk, Jazz, and more influences. The best track on Film of Life is (soundcloud below).
|Keywords||jazzy • funky •|
|Coolest Videoclip||Go Back|
|Official website||Tony Allen|
|Listen on||Amazon or iTunes|
- Orlando Julius & The Heliocentrics - Jaiyede Afro (September 9, 2014) Jaiyede Afro - a September 9, 2014 album by Orlando Julius & The Heliocentrics who also made Super Afro Soul. Music fans who enjoyed Bongos Ikwue should check out Jaiyede Afro . It is Afrobeat with Afrobeat, and more influences. The best track on Jaiyede Afro is (soundcloud below).
- Fuse ODG - T.I.N.A. (October 31, 2014) T.I.N.A. - a October 31, 2014 album by Fuse ODG who also made Antenna. Music fans who enjoyed K'NAAN should check out T.I.N.A.. It is Afrobeat with Hip Hop, and more influences. The best track on T.I.N.A. is Angel (soundcloud below).
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