Thami Mdaghri
Thami Lamdaghri or Mdaghri (died 1856) is a well known Moroccan writer and composer of malhun songs. He is known for songs like Al-Gnawi and Aliq Al-Masrūh. More recently, in 2007, Nass El Ghiwane re...
Kaddour El Alamy
Sidi Kaddour El Alami also transliterated as Qaddur al-Alami (born 1742 in Meknes, died 1850) is one of Morocco's best known poets, especially well known for his songs. His full name was Abd al-Qadir ...
Ali Haddani
Ali Haddani (born 1936 in Fes-died 2007) was a Moroccan songwriter. Some of his songs include Yak a jarhi, Qitar Al Hayat, Kif idir a sidi, Bared ou skhoun and Ya dmouîi ya ghla ma âandi.
Said Achtouk
Said Achtouk (1925 – September 7, 1989) was a Moroccan poet, musician and songwriter. He was born in the village of Izouran ’Idaou-Bouzia, in one of the renowned tribes of the Sous, the Achtouk...
Laarbi Batma
Laarbi Batma (1948, in Oulad Bouziri [Chaouia] - 1997) was a Moroccan musician, author, and the front man of the group Nass El Ghiwane. The leader was since the beginning the singer and bendir player,...
Houcine Toulali
Houcine Toulali (1924–1998) was Moroccan writer and singer of malhun compositions. He wrote hundreds of qasidas. He was born in Meknes in the Toulal neighbourhood. In the seventies of the 20th c...
Mohammed El Moustaoui
Mohamed El Moustaoui is a Moroccan, Berber poet and songwriter. He was one of the first modern writers to write in Tamazight.He was born in 1943 in Mekzert, a village in Souss. He studied in Taroudant...
Abderrafi Jouahri
Abderrafi Jouahri (born in Fes, 1943) is a well-known Moroccan columnist, songwriter and politician. As a journalist he is known as the author of Nafida (meaning window), his weekly column on the back...
Abdelaziz al-Maghrawi
Abu Faris abd al-Aziz al-Maghrawi was a Moroccan poet and the first known author of a qasida written in malhun. He was one of the poets of the court of the Saadian sultan Ahmad al-Mansur (1578–1602). ...
Ahmed El Bidaoui
Ahmed El Bidaoui احمد البيضاوي was a Moroccan musician and singer.
(born ? - 1991 at Salé) It is difficult to find precise traces in the chronology of his life; it is known however that since...