Afrique was a multi-member R&B/jazz instrumental studio group whose members included David T. Walker (guitar) and Chuck Rainey (bass). They made a splash on the charts in 1973 with their cover of the Manu Dibango hit, "Soul Makossa."

Best known songs (with years) include:

  • Soul Makossa (1973)

Pop charts debut year: 1973

Years active: ca. early 1970s

Genres: R&B, jazz

Labels: Mainstream


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