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News Algeria Music: In desert country

Published on: Sunday 29 December 2019
In desert country
News source: https://www.thehindu.com/children/in-desert-country/article30431468.ece

This makes up the national dish of Algeria. Raï, a folk music with a pop twist, evolved in the 1920s and is different from other genres in that it is highly-opinionated, addressing social and ...

News Algeria Music: Music streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music now account for 80 PERCENT of the market

Published on: Wednesday 01 January 2020
Music streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music now account for 80 PERCENT of the market
News source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-7843509/Music-streaming-services-like-Spotify-Apple-Music-account-80-PERCENT-market.html

The service launched in 36 countries, including India, Egypt, Algeria, Nicaragua, Lebanon, El Salvador, Honduras, South Africa, and Indonesia. Online streaming services such Spotify and Apple Music ...

News Algeria Music: Algeria's army chief Gaid Salah dies amid protest crisis

Published on: Sunday 22 December 2019
Algeria's army chief Gaid Salah dies amid protest crisis
News source: https://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2019/dec/23/algerias-army-chief-gaid-salah-dies-amid-protest-crisis-2080024.html

Gaid Salah had suffered heart problems in the past, according to Algerian media reports, but his death came a shock to most Algerians. National radio scrapped regular programming to broadcast readings ...

News Algeria Music: DSF: Grand concerts, A-list artists and so much more!

Published on: Wednesday 25 December 2019
DSF: Grand concerts, A-list artists and so much more!
News source: https://gulfnews.com/uae/dsf-grand-concerts-a-list-artists-and-so-much-more-1.1577265939037

It’s a veritable laundry list of stars performing at the DSF this month and the next, as high-profile Algerian singer Cheb Khaled ... allowing participants to enjoy a time-based challenge and grab the ...

News Algeria Music: Gigi Hadid visits Senegalese women’s shelter

Published on: Monday 09 December 2019
Gigi Hadid visits Senegalese women’s shelter
News source: https://www.arabnews.com/node/1596846/lifestyle

DUBAI: American-Palestinian supermodel Gigi Hadid visited a support shelter for women and girls who have been victims of abuse in Senegal on Monday.   The 24-year-old documented her work with the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Dakar on social media.

News Algeria Music: Who was Affifa Iskandar? Google Doodle honours the 'Iraqi Blackbird'

Published on: Monday 09 December 2019
Who was Affifa Iskandar? Google Doodle honours the 'Iraqi Blackbird'
News source: https://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/music/who-was-affifa-iskandar-google-doodle-honours-the-iraqi-blackbird-1.949143

She was renowned for being a master of the maqam al-Iraqi style of music, which is more than four centuries old ... Egypt, Tunisia, Libya, Morocco and Algeria. The Google Doodle design shows Affifa ...

News Algeria Music: Post Malone, BTS, Billie Eilish and Amr Diab: what the Arab world is listening to on Spotify

Published on: Tuesday 03 December 2019
Post Malone, BTS, Billie Eilish and Amr Diab: what the Arab world is listening to on Spotify
News source: https://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/music/post-malone-bts-billie-eilish-and-amr-diab-what-the-arab-world-is-listening-to-on-spotify-1.946713

The online music platform made the announcement as part of its end of year wrap ... In Morocco it was a typical Francophone affair with French-Algerian hip-hop duo PNL topping both the most streamed ...

News Algeria Music: Giving the gift of exotic sounds

Published on: Monday 02 December 2019
Giving the gift of exotic sounds
News source: https://www.bangkokpost.com/life/arts-and-entertainment/1807344/giving-the-gift-of-exotic-sounds

The festive season is upon us and there are lots of exciting new releases to give as gifts to friends or loved ones or to add a bit of sparkle to your life. Here are some highlighted new releases, some from last month's Transglobal World Music Chart.

News Algeria Music: Unforgettable moments at AFRIMA

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
Unforgettable moments at AFRIMA
News source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2019/12/unforgettable-moments-at-afrima/

Panelist included Yoel Kenan, (Chief Executive Officer, Africori, South Africa); Eric Bally (Associate Producer, YUMA Production); DJ Moh Green (International DJ from Algeria); Sarah Boulos ...

News Algeria Music: Cairo Jazz Festival kicks off with a line-up of local and international artists

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Cairo Jazz Festival kicks off with a line-up of local and international artists
News source: https://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/music/cairo-jazz-festival-kicks-off-with-a-line-up-of-local-and-international-artists-1.921601

Despite limited funding resources, the Jazz Festival is one of Egypt’s long-standing annual music events. Launched in 2009 ... The Cairo Jazz Festival has been previously headlined by Algerian singer ...

News Algeria Music: On The Radar: Miraa May

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
On The Radar: Miraa May
News source: http://www.musicweek.com/radar/read/on-the-radar-miraa-may/077690

“If we just had things without numbers, likes or followers, who would you really fuck with? What music would you really listen to?” May, who speaks four languages and was born in Algeria and raised in ...

News Algeria Music: Egypt- 28th Citadel Festival for Music and Singing embraces attendees with international troupes

Published on: Sunday 18 August 2019
Egypt- 28th Citadel Festival for Music and Singing embraces attendees with international troupes
News source: https://menafn.com/1098895676/Egypt-28th-Citadel-Festival-for-Music-and-Singing-embraces-attendees-with-international-troupes

Algeria, Namibia, and Guinea. 'The Citadel Festival for Music and Singing is one of the prominent, and most important art festivals organised by the ministry of culture, that managed to obtain ...

News Algeria Music: Chinese, Israel named in spying on politicians

Published on: Thursday 15 August 2019
Chinese, Israel named in spying on politicians
News source: https://www.monitor.co.ug/News/National/Chinese-Israel--spying-on-politicians-Bobi-Wine-Bobi-Wine/688334-5236848-cgy0xwz/index.html

Algeria’s Foreign ministry didn’t respond to multiple emails ... “It was very clear he was organizing a political event, not a music show. We had to act quickly,” one of the officials said. In a ...

News Algeria Music: Tiwa Savage, Davido, Burna Boy, Simi nominated for 2019 AFRIMA

Published on: Wednesday 14 August 2019
Tiwa Savage, Davido, Burna Boy, Simi nominated for 2019 AFRIMA
News source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2019/08/tiwa-savage-davido-burna-boy-simi-nominated-for-2019-afrima/

She also urged music artistes to see the platform as theirs for better ... Amr Diab from Egypt; DJ Moh Green from Algeria; and Mostafa Hagag Kelso from Egypt. Others are: Soolking from Algeria; Tamer ...

News Algeria Music: Stern Grove Festival; A Family Tradition's Changing of the Guard

Published on: Thursday 15 August 2019
Stern Grove Festival; A Family Tradition's Changing of the Guard
News source: https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Stern-Grobe--545126291.html

After 24 years at the helm of San Francisco's popular Stern Grove Music Festival, Douglas Goldman is stepping down as chairman — and in a nod to an 82-year old family tradition — handing down the reigns to...

News Algeria Music: Artswego Season to Serve up Music, Dance, Science, More

Published on: Monday 05 August 2019
Artswego Season to Serve up Music, Dance, Science, More
News source: https://oswegocountytoday.com/artswego-season-to-serve-up-music-dance-science-more/community/

Cie Herve KOUBI, a high-energy 13-man dance troupe from Algeria and Burkina Faso that will perform in February, is part of a diverse lineup of music, dance, interactive science and more encompassing ...

News Algeria Music: ANNE FRANK, A Musical Opens Off-Broadway This September

Published on: Tuesday 06 August 2019
ANNE FRANK, A Musical Opens Off-Broadway This September
News source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/off-broadway/article/ANNE-FRANK-A-Musical-Opens-Off-Broadway-This-September-20190806

The cast of 'ANNE FRANK, a musical', based on Anne Frank's life will feature 12 artists on stage to recreate Anne Frank's life filled with the touching music and lyrics written by Jean Pierre Hadida. This production marks the U.S Off-Broadway Premiere of this successful French musical which will be performed for the first time in English (adapted by Dylan Hadida). Directed and produced by David Serero, this new Off-Broadway production will take place at the Center for Jewish History (15 West 16th Street New York 10016), originally produced by Francine Disegni for Broadway Mad Production, Simon & Michal Kalfon.

News Algeria Music: Algerians protest, celebrate independence day amid tensions

Published on: Thursday 04 July 2019
Algerians protest, celebrate independence day amid tensions
News source: https://www.wivb.com/news/world/algerians-protest-celebrate-independence-day-amid-tensions/

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Tens of thousands of Algerians took to the streets for the 20th straight Friday to demand new democratic leadership and celebrate their country’s hard-fought independence from colonial France. Amid extra-high security and resurgent anger at authorities, crowds wearing Algerian flags on their shoulders, heads and waists poured into the capital Algiers […]