Department of African and African American Studies
There are African Americans living in all fifty of the United States
This next video is a Zulu and Ndebele Traditional dance. In Africa, toplessness of women is a traditional norm and more importantly a display of culture. The harmony of the music below is exceptional and I could not stray from sharing it. This is the best call and response I have ever heard. The music is very peaceful.
African-American names - Wikipedia
As you can see, music in Africa is a way of life and not just a form of entertainment. African music is a used in vital aspects of life. Africa’s culture is deeply rooted in its music and well as struggles that were overcome. Music is an integral part of the African culture, with various ceremonies being preceded by some sort of music. Music is used to communicate, pass literature, welcoming heroes among other ritual functions. There are diverse genres of music in Africa like hymns, dirge, that create mood and feel for the occasion.