Definition of Afrobeat in English:

Afrobeat

Line breaks: Afro|beat
Pronunciation: /ˈafrəʊbiːt
 
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noun

[mass noun]
A style of popular music incorporating elements of African music and jazz, soul, and funk.
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  • Nonetheless, he was a pivotal player in defining Afrobeat, which makes him an ideal focus for a musical benefit.
  • He said, "Afro-beat will be the music of the future."
  • They have many styles, from the fresh funk sounds of Afro-beat in West Africa to rumba OK Jazz in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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