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Okayafrica's Top 10 Albums of 2014

We list the Top 10 African Albums that came out this year, featuring Young Fathers, Tony Allen, Wizkid, Tinariwen and many more.


2014 saw the release of a lot of phenomenal records. From albums by returning Nigerian legends to groundbreaking production statements to hit-packed SA rap full-lengths, the year had more than its fair share of noteworthy releases.  In our Top 10 African Albums of 2014 list, we compiled our choices from the crème de la crème including releases from Tony Allen, Cassper NyovestYoung FathersSinkane,,Tinariwen, Clap! Clap!, DJ Spoko and more. Click through them all in the following pages, listed in no particular order.

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