Splice Sounds goes beyond the confines of genre, geographies, and familiar sounds with its Afrobeats and Beyond feature, bringing a fresh collection of sound packs from some of the world’s top producers of Afrobeats, Hip Hop, experimental and more.
Afrobeats is African music. The all-encompassing term combining Highlife, R&B, hip-hop, Juju, Fuji, Apala, to name a few — has crossed over into the US and other major cities across the globe. Create with the sounds of Mystro Sugar, LeriQ, Dunnie and more as we dive into Afrobeats and beyond.
Mystro Sugar Sample Pack — Based in Nigeria, Segun Micheal Ajayi – professionally known as ‘Mystro’ – is a multi-talented producer, instrumentalist, and songwriter. Mystro is known for his banging Afrobeats sound and his ability to produce any genre of music, especially those from Latin America. His ultimate ambition is to provide his audience with spectacular sounds that resonate across the African continent and the four corners of the world. And now those sounds are yours to use in your productions – right from the Splice library.
LeriQ Sound Kit — LeriQ (aka Eric Utere) is a Grammy Award-winning producer from Nigeria. He’s known for his eclectic sound that seamlessly and distinctively melds African rhythms with the pulse of electronic dance music. LeriQ achieved recognition for his work on Burna Boy’s 2012 single “Like To Party”, and went on to produce the singer’s debut album L.I.F.E (2013), as well as Twice as Tall (2020), which earned him an award at the 63rd Grammy ceremony.
Dunnie: Vibes from Africa Sample Pack — Hailing from Ondo State, Nigeria, Dunnie is a producer, singer, and instrumentalist who releases Afro-fusion music, fusing soul, Afro-pop, and hip hop. As a producer, she has worked with esteemed artists from around the world including Busiswa, Oxlade, and Becca.
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