Middle East / North Africa (Reference)

The reference list includes records that have been obtained and/or rated (in blue) as well as many other records that have been recommended from various sources.


Najat Aatabou

Mohamed Abdu

Ramzi Aburedwan (1979– )

Ahlam

Aisha Kandisha's Jarring Effects

Nancy Ajram (1983– )

Amina Alaoui

Rahim AlHaj

Alsarah

Amina

Natacha Atlas (1964– )

Abed Azrié (1945– )

Balqees

Mustapha Baqbou

Tanburi Cemil Bey (1871–1916)

Saïd Charïbi

Djur Djura

Khalifa Ould Eide and Dimi Mint Abba

Hamza El Din (1929– )

Abdel Karim El Kabli

Maurice El Médioni

Abdel Aziz El Mubarak

Kudsi Erguner (1952– )

Hassan Erraji

Chaba Fadela

Mahmoud Fadl

Fairuz (1934– )

Sabah Fakhri

Faudel

Gaida

Soliman Gamil

Djivan Gasparyan (1928– )

Taskioune Giumbri

The Gurdjieff Folk Instruments Ensemble

Oruç Guvenç and Tümata

Abdel Halim Hafez (1929–77)

Elektro Hafiz

Richard Hagopian (1937– )

Hakim (1962– )

Hassan Hakmoun (1963– )

Cheb Hasni

Mariem Hassan (1958–2015)

Udi Hrant (1901–78)

Istanbul Oriental Ensemble

Cheb Kader

Khaled (1960– )

Amira Kheir

Ali Hussan Kuban (1929–2001)

Umm Kulthum (1904–75)

Reinette L'Oranaise

Ibrahim Maalouf (1980– )

Malouma

Cheb Mami

Michy Mano

Souad Massi (1972– )

The Master Musicians of Jajouka

Aït Menguellet (1950– )

Bellemou Messaoud

Niyaz

Channe Nussbaum

Ahmet Özhan (1950– )

Talip Özkan (1939– )

Elia Pehlivanian

Ali Jihad Racy (1943– )

Hossam Ramzy (1954– )

Cheikha Remitti

Rustavi Choir

Sabah

Cheikh Salah

Abdel Gadir Salim

Noura Mint Seymali

Simon Shaheen (1955– )

Omar Souleyman (1966– )

Rachid Taha (1958– )

Omar Faruk Tekbilek

Okay Temiz

Toumast

Arto Tunçboyaciyan (1957– )

Turbo Tabla [2004– ]

Saadet Türköz

Warda

Mohamed Wardi

Yosefa (1971– )

Dhafer Youssef (1967– )

Chaba Zahouania

Emil Zrihan

Various Artists


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