"It Began in Afrika" is a song by British electronic music duo The Chemical Brothers. It was released as the first single from their fourth album Come with. Chemical Playlists. Follow: h. Spotify · n. Apple Music. Spotify. Apple Music. The Chemical Brothers Best Of. Chemical Brothers. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of "It Began In Afrika" on Discogs. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "Africa" on Discogs. Track 2: It Began In Afrika (Album Version) - Here it is, the Chemical Brothers second best song on their new album 'Come With Us'(next to denmark)this. Listen to It Began In Afrika on Spotify. The Chemical Brothers · Single · · 3 songs. "It Began in Afrika" by The Chemical Brothers sampled Jim Ingram's "Drumbeat". Listen to both songs on WhoSampled, the ultimate database of sampled music. The Chemical Brothers; It Began In Afrika Lyricist：Jim Ingram, Thomas Owen Rowlands, Edmund John Simons It began in Africa-ca-ca. It began in Africa-ca-ca. It Began in Afrika by The Chemical Brothers - discover this song's samples, covers and remixes on WhoSampled. It Began In Afrika. Original Mix. $ Link: Embed: Artists The Chemical Brothers. Release. $ Length ; Released ; BPM ; Key A maj.