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Cheikha Rimitti

Cheikha Rimitti has been played on NTS in shows including Mosca, featured first on 3 March 2018. Songs played include Nouar, Hak Hak and Lila Blila.

Cheikha Rimitti (شيخة ريميتي‎) (born سعدية الغيزانية Saadia El Ghizania, (8 May 1923, Tessala, Algeria – d. 15 May 2006, Paris, France) was a popular Algerian raï female singer. At 15 she joined a troupe of traditional Algerian musicians and learnt to sing and dance. In 1943 she moved to the rural town of Relizane and began writing her own songs. Her songs described the tough life endured by the Algerian poor, focusing on everyday struggle of living, pleasures of…

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Nouar
Cheikha Rimitti
Sonodisc2000
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Hak Hak
Cheikha Rimitti
Sonodisc2000
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Cheikha RimittiSonodisc2000
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Lila Blila
Cheikha Remitti
Culture Press2000
Lila Blila
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Ghir El Baroud
Cheikha Remitti
Buda Musique1988
Ghir El Baroud
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Nakhla
Cheikha Rimitti
Sonodisc2000
Nakhla
Cheikha RimittiSonodisc2000
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Hina Ou Hina
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The Intense Music2005
Hina Ou Hina
RimittiThe Intense Music2005
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