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Cheb Kader

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Cheb Kader

Cheb Kader has been played on NTS in shows including Black Impulse, featured first on 3 March 2018. Songs played include Reggae Rai and Ya Galbi Extended Desert Version.

Cheb Kader was born in Oran, Algeria to Moroccan parents. He moved to Mulhouse (France) at the age of nine.

The musical traditions of Algeria are fused with modern influences by Kader, "the prince of rai." In his music he is examining the role of women and artists in modern society and the problems caused by immigration. His musical career started in 1986 but frustrated by his lack of success, he left music, in the early '90s. He…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Reggae Rai
Cheb Kader
Michel Levy Productions1986
Reggae Rai
Cheb KaderMichel Levy Productions1986
Discogs
Ya Galbi Extended Desert Version
Cheb Kader
World Music1989
Ya Galbi Extended Desert Version
Cheb KaderWorld Music1989
Discogs