afrobeat playlist created by Chosic

Enjoy this playlist of popular afrobeat music. We made this playlist using an algorithm created by our team.

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Lists of afrobeat songs from every decade. Click on the decade to view its songs.

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List of afrobeat artists

Here is a list of afrobeat artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the afrobeat genre. You can find out what afrobeat genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
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