World's 100 Most Powerful Arabs 2014
Wed 26 Mar 2014 03:56 PM
Amr Diab

Designation: Singer

Country: Egypt

They call him the ‘Father of Mediterranean music’ and Diab, perhaps Egypt’s most famous singer, has dominated the Arab music scene since the late 1980s.

Diab is believed to be the best selling Arab recording artist of all time. He was awarded the World Music Award for Best Selling Middle Eastern Artist four times and has sold well over 50 million albums.

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Amr Diab is perhaps the Arab world’s most famous male singer.