Learn more about Africa
We have provided some links to learn
more about African culture, dance and music
Learn about some of the dances from Africa with the Masters in the continent or in Diaspora.
- www.youtube.com – Some of the concepts related to dance in Africa.
- www.alokli.com – A community dance-drumming based in USA.
- ecoledessables.org – Dance school dedicated to African Contemporary Dance based in Senegal
- www.danceinafrica.com – Dance program to learn some specific dances from certain countries in Senegal
- www.soulrhythmafricandrumming.com – Dance programs to learn some specific dances from certain countries in Ghana
Music and Dances from some of the different countries in Africa
- www.youtube.com – Some of the most famous musicians in Africa
- www.youtube.com – Mauritania, people dancing to the sound of Neifara (a typical flute from the country), the music is called Gueller.
- binoandfino.com/a-list-of-some-traditional-dances-from-different-african-countries – A list of some of the dances from Africa.
- www.youtube.com – Very traditional song and dance called Sukuma
- www.youtube.com – a performance of one of the many traditional dances from DRC, in the Boko district.
- www.youtube.com – Mbakumba Dance Performance
- www.youtube.com – Learn about the Mbakumba Dance
- www.youtube.com – Learn about 10 dances from Nigeria.
- www.youtube.com – this is such a beautiful performance in Egypt of the so famous Raqs Sharqi and the main rhythm here is Baladi but they change. This video for me is the perfect break off the stereotypes about the so called “belly Dance”.
- www.youtube.com – Tahtib. Some say dance but actually is not exactly a dance was more an imitation for battle.
Invest by purchasing clothes, fabrics, masks and other products by African People
Learn about some of the great African Leaders
- howafrica.com/list-of-the-greatest-african-leaders-you-should-know/ – List of some of the great African leaders
Something to Reflect on, from the use of word “tribe” and culture appropriation vs culture appreciation
Learn about some of the famous traditional games to the diversify food that exist in Africa
- www.youtube.com – Mauritania, men playing Anigur.
- www.thesprucecrafts.com/games-played-in-africa-1454491 – list of some of the different games one can find in some of the African Countries
- www.allrecipes.com/recipes/226/world-cuisine/african/ – List of some of the many different dishes one can find in some of the African Countries
Learn about the cultures in Africa and some interesting facts and the latest news
- interesting-africa-facts.com – Some of the facts about the African cultures and History
- africanholocaust.net – It has latest news, articles and also DVD´s that people can buy
- africanweddingtraditions.com/african-traditions.html – Here one can find a bit of everything related to many different aspects of the many different cultures in Africa