Famous Composers from Egypt

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List of notable or famous composers from Egypt, with bios and photos, including the top composers born in Egypt and even some popular composers who immigrated to Egypt. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Egyptian composers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These composers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known composer from Egypt is included when available.

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This historic composers from Egypt list can help answer the questions "Who are some Egyptian composers of note?" and "Who are the most famous composers from Egypt?" These prominent composers of Egypt may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Egyptian composers.

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Amr Diab is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Composers from Egypt
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Amr Abd El-Basset Abd El-Azeez Diab is an Egyptian popstar and composer of Pop music. He has been awarded the World Music Award for Best Selling Middle Eastern Artist four times: 1996 for album Nour El Ain, 2001 for album Akter Wahed, 2007 for album El Lillady and 2013 for El Leila album. He also won at the World Music Awards 2014. Diab is the only Middle Eastern artist to have received 7 World Music Awards. He also won The African Music Awards 2009 as Artist Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Video Of The Year And Best Male Act, and won The 2010 African Music Awards as best male act and best artist of North Africa. He is the only African artist to have received 6 African Music Awards in his ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 57

Birthplace: Port Said, Egypt

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Amr Mostafa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Composers from Egypt
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Amr Mostafa is an Egyptian singer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 39

Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt

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Hugo Martin Montgomery Campbell, formerly known as Mont Campbell, now Dirk Campbell is a British progressive rock musician, best known as a member of progressive rock band Egg. In his own words, he later "forswore the genre of rock music altogether, even the experimental variety and began to develop an interest in folk tradition and, increasingly, non-western music." ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 68

Birthplace: Ismaïlia, Egypt

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Ehab Tawfik is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Composers from Egypt
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Ehab Tawfik is an Egyptian singer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 53

Birthplace: Egypt

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