Accessibility links Skip to main content Keyboard shortcuts for audio player. In his mature phase, he favored long, unfolding, epic compositions. It's no surprise that Africa is home to loads of great party music, from ancient-style drum rallies to the latest hip-hop hybrids. For more entries in this summer's weekly It's Time to Party: As inviting an African dance track as you're likely to find, this one unfolds like a flower.
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African Dance Party: Celebrating A Continent
Of course, a key ingredient was also the feeling of hope and optimism that characterized the early decades of African independence. Nyoka Musango [Enemy in the Jungle]. If your guests aren't dancing by now, it's time to crank the sound system and stiffen the punch. Your purchase helps support NPR programming. At the time of this recording, his band was based in Nairobi, Kenya, and had just completed an exhaustive European tour. This is a song to throw on when evening has fallen and the dance floor is rocking; it's guaranteed to send the night into overdrive. For more entries in this summer's weekly It's Time to Party: