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The Best Arabic Bands  

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Arab music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good arab music bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This Arabic singers list includes all musicians who have released recordings of arabic music that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Arab 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 arab music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest arabic bands of all time, since the most famous arab music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best arab music. 

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

A list made up of artists like Nancy Ajram and Latifa. Vote for your favorites by clicking the thumbs up button. Show some love to your favorites like Amal Hijazi or Elissa. This list includes females arabic singers and an arabic singers male list, so vote for any arab music group that you like the best. 

All important, significant and iconic names in arab 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 arab 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 arab music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into arab 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 arab music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent arab music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best arab music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest arab 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 arab music bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Fairuz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabic music
2
Abdel Halim Hafez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabic music
3
Amr Diab is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabesque, Pop music, Latin pop
4
Majida El Roumi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Classical music, Arabic music
5
Warda al-Jazairia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabic music, Arabic pop music
6
Farid al-Atrash is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Instrumental, Arabic music
7
Elissa is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Romance, World, World music
8
George Wassouf is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabic music
9
Sabah Fakhri is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Muwashshah, Arabic music
10
Asmahan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabic music
11
Nawal Al-Zoghbi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabesque, Pop music, Arabic music
12
Marwan Khoury is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Pop music, World music, Arabic music
13
Nancy Ajram is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
World, Pop music, World music
14
Yara is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabic music
15
Najwa Karam is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabesque, Pop music, World music
16
Asala is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabesque, Middle Eastern music, Arabic music
17
Hussain Al Jasmi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabic music
18
Samira Said is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Pop music, Arabic music
19
Carole Samaha is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabesque, Arabic music, Arabic pop music
20
Mohammed Abdu is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabic music
21
Zekra is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabesque, Middle Eastern music, Arabic music
22
Myriam Fares is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabic music
23
Majid al-Muhandis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Pop music, Arabic music
24
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Ragheb Alama is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Arabic Bands
Arabesque, Middle Eastern music, Pop folk