With two albums accompanying the film, “Coming 2 America“, Music From the Motion Picture and Rhythms of Zamunda… Music Inspired By Coming 2 America“, Nigerian music superstars like Tekno, Tiwa Savage, Davido, Burna Boy, Larry Gaaga and Alpha P was among a selected group of artists from around the continent whose music where also featured.
Still riding high since the release of his debut album, “Old Romance“, with an amazing array of collaborators that includes Drake, Beyoncé, Davido and others, the Nigerian singer Tekno has not just one, but two of his hit tracks, “Waka Waka” on the official soundtrack and “Skeletun” on Rhythms of Zamunda.
Tiwa Savage graces both soundtracks with the female-empowering single “Koroba” and the hypnotizing “Dangerous Love” lifted off her album “Celia”. Tiwa Savage continues to solidify her status as one of the most prominent female artists pushing Afrobeats to a global audience.
Larry Gaaga is also included on the album with his smashing track “Owo Ni Koko” featuring Umuogbilibo. Gaaga is best known for his chart-topping single “Low“, which features Wizkid and the record currently has over 25 million YouTube views and still counting.
The 16-track compilation was curated by CEO, Universal Music South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa, Sipho Dlamini with the support of Universal Music Nigeria, Ivory Coast & Kenya.
This is a Pan-African project that bridges the gap between countries and cultures, Rhythms of Zamunda traces a musical roadmap through Western, Eastern, and South African soundscapes and introduces this synergy to listeners worldwide.
Check out the full tracklists below:
- Gett Off – Teyana Taylor, Jermaine Fowler & Brandon Rogers
- I’m A King – Bobby Sessions & Megan Thee Stallion
- We Got The Moves – Beau Young Prince
- Koroba – Tiwa Savage
- Go Big – YG feat. Big Sean
- Smash The Crowd – Public Enemy feat. Ice-T & PMD
- Assurance – Davido
- Waka Waka – Tekno
- Midnight Train From Zamunda – Gladys Knight
- Whatta King/We Are Family Mashup – En Vogue, Salt-N- Pepa, Randy Watson & Sexual Chocolate
- These Streets – Mi Casa
- Coming 2 America – John Legend & Burna Boy feat. Nile Rodgers
- Black & White – Nasty C ft. Ari Lennox
- Owo Ni Koko – Larry Gaaga & Umuobiligbo
- Magnet – Locko
- Skeletun – Tekno
- Overdue – Tellaman Feat. Sha Sha & Oxlade
- Jiggy Bop – Alpha P & TMXO
- Dosabado – DJ Arafat
- Fetch Your Life – Prince Kaybee Feat. Msaki
- Dangerous Love – Tiwa Savage (DJ Ganyani Amapiano Radio Edit Remix)
- Moya Omubi – Th&o.
- Hallelujah – Diamond Platnumz Feat. Morgan Heritage
- Ye Mama – Toofan Feat. Fally Ipupa
- Ain’t It True – Bonj
- Loke Loke – Gemini Major Feat. ANATII
- Shesha – De Mthuda & Njelic
- Everything – Ricky Tyler