Middle East / North Africa


Ramzi Aburedwan (1979– )

Sharhabil Ahmed (1935– )

Aisha Kandisha's Jarring Effects

Nancy Ajram (1983– )

Amina Alaoui

Rahim AlHaj

Alsarah

Ammar 808

Natacha Atlas (1964– )

Abed Azrié (1945– )

Bab L' Bluz

Baba Zula

Balqees

Bargou 08

Majid Bekkas (1957– )

Tanburi Cemil Bey (1871–1916)

Khalifa Ould Eide and Dimi Mint Abba

Hamza El Din (1929– )

Maurice El Médioni

Chaba Fadela

Mahmoud Fadl

Faudel

Gaida

The Gurdjieff Folk Instruments Ensemble

Rahmi Orüj Güvenç (1948–2017)

Elektro Hafiz

Hakim (1962– )

Mariem Hassan (1958–2015)

Khaled (1960– )

Amira Kheir

Ali Hassan Kuban (1929–2001)

Maurice Louca

Cheb Mami

Michy Mano

Souad Massi (1972– )

The Master Musicians of Jajouka

Wassim Mukdad

Niyaz

Ahmet Özhan (1950– )

Cheikha Remitti

Noura Mint Seymali

Simon Shaheen (1955– )

Omar Souleyman (1966– )

Rachid Taha (1958–2018)

Toumast

Turbo Tabla [2004– ]

Saadet Türköz (1961– )

Dhafer Youssef (1967– )

Chaba Zahouania

Various Artists


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