Under African Skies

1 Mar

I’m kind of at a loss trying to describe this playlist…..it’s just jubilant, a perfect reflection of its people. The late great Joe Strummer says it best: “honey for the soul”. Africa has it all – the classics made popular by the west, dirty funk, afro jazz, afro beat, and a saxophone that just won’t quit (Boyoyo Boys!!!). May it transform your next commute, cleaning session, workout, life moment. Hakuna Matata!

Mini Playlist:

Other amazing songs YouTube wouldn’t let me put in a playlist:

These next two were a direct influence on Paul Simon’s work:

The aforementioned saxophone! :

And now a little funk for your monkey:

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