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The Mutual Influences of African Music and Politics
Africa History and Culture
The article aims to look at the many genres of African music in a political context. The significance of music in African political movements is illustrated by a number of examples from Kenya, Senegal, Mali and other countries over the decades. Furthermore, political themes brought up by modern artists of African ancestry in their songs are discussed.From the analysis, music perhaps does not create political change as a solitary force; rather, it stirs a community into action, expresses anddoi:10.13187/ahc.2016.1.4 fatcat:e7vh5vnfandonnwu3cuvqlozbu