African Country Wedding Songs

African country wedding songs are a must have for sure. Some of today's contemporary wedding songs from African musicians and artistes are so perfect for a newly-married couple in love. If you are looking for first dance wedding songs and you want it to be an African song, modern or more traditions, you'll find a nice selection below.

If you listen to African music of today, a lot of them are very appropriate to use as wedding party dance songs. A lot are upbeat and will really get the crowd going while others are heavy on the romance would be perfect for first dance wedding songs.

have tried to arrange the African country wedding songs below by the country of origin. That way if you have a preference for a particular style or region of the continent it will make your search easier. African songs from different parts all have their own unique flavour... do you like South African melodies... prefer West African beats... love the rhythm of East African tunes... or the fine stylings of the North Africans... and let's not forget the jams of Central Africa...

Now here's the down side... Africa is a big continent... I don't know all the contemporary wedding songs or wedding party dance songs from each and every country. You'll find some of the most popular ones on the lists below but I will definitely need your help to build out the collection of each of the country wedding songs list below.

Here's how you can help me out. If you know of a particular song from an African country that would be a great wedding song, I would really appreciate hearing from you about it. It's simple... Just make your recommendation below and I'll it to the appropriate category. And if you want to share why you like the song or think it would make a good addition to the other wedding party dance songs then please go for it!

List of African Country Wedding Songs

Angola

  • Teu Grande Amor - Ary

Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Don't Change - Kaysha
  • Nasi Nabali (I am Married Now) - Tshala Muana

Ghana

  • All For You - E.T. Mensah
  • Baby - Sarkodie
  • Bor Mi Nkomo Der - Kojo Antwi
  • Dade Anomomaa - Kojo Antwi
  • Esikyire (Don't Change Your Style) - Wutah
  • Happy Anniversary - Kojo Antwi
  • Heavy - Obrafour
  • I Do - Wutah Guru
  • Kotosa - Wutah
  • Me Dware - Kojo Antwi
  • Me Ye - Kwabena Kwabena
  • Obaa Ben Ni - Daasebre Gyamena
  • Odo A Medo Wo - Pat Thomas
  • Odo Kor Nia Odo Wor - Kwabena Kwabena
  • Odwo - Ofori Amponsah
  • Puduo - Ofori Amponsah, Barosky, King Khoruz, Kofi Nti
  • Wodin - Praye
  • You May Kiss The Bride - Bollie

Kenya

  • Darling - Rosemary Njage
  • Queen - Longombas
  • Wedding Day - MOG

Mali

  • Sigi Kourouni (the Little Marriage Stool) - Sangare Oumou

Nigeria

  • Ada Owerri - Bracket
  • African Queen - 2Face Idibia
  • Ako Ati Abo - Bob Alash ft. Paul Play
  • All Of My Days - Faze ft. Niyola
  • Angel Of My Life - Paul KoDairo
  • Angel Of My Life - Paul Play
  • Aye Mi - X Project
  • Eji Owuro - Shola Allison
  • Elewe Ukwu - TJ
  • Fall In Love - D'Banj
  • I Adore You - Banky W
  • I Do - Sammy Okposo
  • I Love You - P-Square
  • If Love Is A Crime - 2Face Idibia
  • I'm in Luv - Faze
  • In Love With you - Jeremiah Gyang
  • Iwo Ni - Luralph
  • Love Truly - Iyanya
  • Lover's Anthem - OJB
  • Marry Me - Morachi
  • My Proposition - Jeremiah Gyang
  • My Type Of Girl - Prodigy
  • My Wify - Don Tom
  • Never Felt A Love - Femi
  • Never Felt This Way Before - Nikki Laoye
  • No One Like You - P-Square
  • Obi Mu O - Obiora "Obiwon" ***See video above***
  • Oko Ati Iyawo - Tmax
  • Olo Mi - Tosin Martins
  • Ololufe Mi - Gbenga Ogundeyi
  • Olufunmi - Styl Plus
  • Olulofe - Wande Coal
  • Oruka - Sunny Nneji
  • Rest Of My Life - Lara George
  • Share My Heart - Faze
  • Something About You - Dr.Sid
  • Stay With Me - J Martins
  • The Only One - Jeremiah Gyang
  • This Love - Terry G
  • Till My Dying Day - Banky W
  • True Love - 2Face Idibia
  • Truly - GT the Guitarman
  • Wedding Day - 9ice
  • With This Woman - Dare Art Alade
  • Yori Yori - Bracket
  • You Are The Only One - Eldee
  • Your Love - Adol ft. Fragrance
  • You're My Fire - Jeremiah Gyang

South Africa

  • Dali Wami - Loyiso
  • Never Change My Mind - Malaika
  • Umphathe Kahle - Theo of Mafikizolo
  • Vul'Indlela - Brenda Fassie

Zimbabwe

  • Handibvume - Josphat Somanje

African Country Wedding Songs Collaborations

  • Amor - Vivianne (Senegal) & Philippe Monteiro (Cape Verde)
  • Thando Iwam (Marry Me) - Bojo Mujo (South Africa) & Tequila (Namibia) ***See video below***
  • I love You - Yola Araujo (Angola) & Ali Angel (Mexico)

If you want to bring the party home to your house before the big day, check out this collection of African party songs. You can never start preparing too early!


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Both renditions of this traditional Kalenjin song are absolutely perfect for a wedding.

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