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Middle eastern music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good middle eastern music bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top middle eastern music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Middle eastern music groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all middle eastern music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest middle eastern music bands of all time, since the most famous middle eastern music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best middle eastern music music.

You can click on the middle eastern music band names to see more information about that particular notable middle eastern music group. If they're near the top of the best middle eastern music artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top middle eastern music bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the middle eastern music band names themselves.

This list includes Ofra Haza, Howard Levy and more. Rank the best artists on this list to see their way to the top of the list. Also, you should vote on artists like Latifa and Shlomo Gronich, if you like them.

All important, significant and iconic names in middle eastern music music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new middle eastern music bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of middle eastern music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into middle eastern music music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good middle eastern music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent middle eastern music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best middle eastern music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest middle eastern music musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular middle eastern music bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Ofra Haza is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Ofra Haza Ethnic electronica, Synthpop, Pop music

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Ragheb Alama is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Ragheb Alama Arabesque, Middle Eastern music, Pop folk

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The Chehade Brothers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
The Chehade Brothers Arabesque, Fusion, World music

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Shlomo Gronich is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Shlomo Gronich Middle Eastern music, Soul music, Progressive rock

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Alabina is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Alabina Romani music, World music, Middle Eastern music

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Najwa Karam is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Najwa Karam Arabesque, Pop music, World music

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Munir Bashir is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Munir Bashir Middle Eastern music

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Lena Chamamyan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Lena Chamamyan Arabesque, Middle Eastern music, Arabic music

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Shoista Mullojonova is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Shoista Mullojonova Shashmaqam, Middle Eastern music

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Arli Liberman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Arli Liberman Fusion, Rock music, Instrumental rock

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Diwon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Diwon Dancehall, Pop music, Hip Hop

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Howard Levy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Howard Levy Rock music, Swing music, Latin American music

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Basel Rajoub is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Basel Rajoub Arabesque, Middle Eastern music, Jazz

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Latifa is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Latifa Khaliji, Arabesque, Disco

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Izabo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Izabo Disco, Neo-psychedelia, Middle Eastern music

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Zekra is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Zekra Arabesque, Middle Eastern music, Arabic music

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Anna Phoebe is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Anna Phoebe Rock music, Folk music, Middle Eastern music

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Serart is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Serart Folk music, Experimental rock, Middle Eastern music

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Tally Koren is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Tally Koren Electronic music, Middle Eastern music

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Ghazi Abdel Baki is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Ghazi Abdel Baki Folk music, World music, Middle Eastern music

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Matti Caspi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Matti Caspi Ballad, Pop music, Rock music

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Mustafa Said is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Mustafa Said Arabesque, World music, Middle Eastern music

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Humanwine is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists

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Asala is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Middle Eastern Bands/Artists
Asala Arabesque, Middle Eastern music, Arabic music