The democratic republic of Congo has suffered dictatorships and they have experienced mixed fortunes after their country being independent. Congo is a hot and humid land with dense forests with only few inhabitants. Coffee and Cocoa beans are the cash crops that has saved Congo from economic problems. The capital city of Congo is Brazzaville. The crops grown by the people for their livelihood are fruits, peanuts, maize, cassava, and rice. A drum is an essential part of African life that is used for music as well as signaling. These drums are made in all shapes and sizes, almost as tall as the players are. The unit of this country is CFA Franc.