Afrobeat

noun Af·ro·beat \ ˈa-frō-ˌbēt \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of Afrobeat

:urban popular music originating in Nigeria in the late 1960s that emphasizes percussion rhythms and features elements of jazz and funk and lyrics which are often strongly political

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