The African flute is a traditional African musical instrument with its unique lyrics. It is common to almost all African cultures. It has existed since prehistoric times. It is usually made from wood, bamboo, animal horns and metal tube. Hence there are different types of flute. The flute is an aerophone or reedless wind instrument that produces its sound from the flow of air across an opening. A typical traditional African music is usually message loaded depending on the occasion. The African flute is a major component of African music. Though it still retains is originality, it is gradually been replaced by contemporary music instruments. A lot of young Africans might not have seen nor had experience with the African flute.