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Genre: ethiopian traditional

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Parent Genre: World/Traditional

Ethiopian traditional music is a genre that is deeply rooted in the country's culture and history. It is characterized by the use of traditional instruments such as the krar, masinko, and washint, as well as unique vocal styles and rhythms. The music often tells stories of love, nature, and social issues, and is performed in various settings including weddings, religious ceremonies, and cultural festivals. The genre has seen a resurgence in recent years, with contemporary artists incorporating traditional elements into their music.


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Popular ethiopian traditional Songs


Most popular ethiopian traditional albums

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Ethiopiques, Vol. 11: Bèguèna (The Harp of King David)
2005
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Ethiopiques, Vol. 23: Orchestra Ethiopia 1963-1975
2006
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Sorene - Kinderlieder Aus Äthiopien (Children's Songs from Ethopia)
1998
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Éthiopiques, Vol. 29: Mastawesha
1972
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Ethiopiques, Vol. 16: The Lady With the Krar
2005
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Habibi (Ethiopian Contemporary Oldies Music
2012
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Ethiopia Super Krar
2012
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Ethiopie, chants d'amour / Ethiopia, Love Songs
2011
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Asnakech
2018
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Best of Baheru Kegne
2000

ethiopian traditional music by decade

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List of ethiopian traditional artists

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

ethiopian traditional playlist created by Chosic

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