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Rachid Taha

Algerian musician

Rachid Taha (Arabic: رشيد طه) (born 18 September 1958 in Sig, Algerie; deed 12 September 2018 in Paris) wis an Algerie sangster an activist[1][6] based in Fraunce[2] who haes been describit as "sonically adventurous."[6] His muisic is influencit bi mony different styles such as rock, electronic, punk an raï.

Rachid Taha
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Rachid Taha
Background information
Born18 September 1958(1958-09-18)
OreiginSig, Algerie
Deid12 September 2018 (aged 59)
Paris, Fraunce
GenresRock,[1][2] Raï, Algerian chaabi,
[3] reggae, rumba-pop,[2] funk,
Breetish new wave,[4] electronica,
punk rock,[1] techno,
dance[5]
ThriftSangster, sangwriter, activist[1][6]
Years active1980–present
LabelsKnitting Factory Records
Island Records
Barclay Records
Wabsteid[1]

DiscografieEedit

AlbumsEedit

as pairt o Carte de Séjour
Year Album Peak positions
FRA
[7]
1983 Carte de Séjour  –
1984 Rhorhomanie  –
1986 2½ (Deux Et Demi)  –
1987 Ramsa (Cinq)  –
Solo
Year Album Peak positions
FRA
[7]
BEL
(Wa)

1991 Barbès
1993 Rachid Taha
1995/
1996
Olé, Olé
  • Record label: Mango (1995)
  • Record label: Barclay (1996)
1997 Carte Blanche 32
1998 Diwân
  • Record label: Wrasse Records
52
1998 1,2,3 Soleils (live)
  • Creditit ae: Taha / Khaled / Faudel
  • Record label: Polygram
4 14
2000 Made in Medina
  • Record label: Universal
38
2001 Rachid Taha Live (Medina Tour) (live)
2004 Tékitoi
  • Record label: Wrasse / Universal
63 84
2006 Diwan 2
  • Record label: Wrasse / Barclay
43
2006 The Best of Rachid Taha (The Definitive Collection)
  • Record label: Wrasse
2008 Rock N Raï
2009 Bonjour
  • Record label: Knitting Factory Records
126
2013 Zoom
  • Record label:
96 145

SinglesEedit

as pairt o Carte de Séjour
Year Single Peak positions Album
FRA
[7]
1984 "Bleu De Marseille" Rhorhomanie
1986 "Douce France" 42 2½ (Deux Et Demi)
1986 "Ramsa" Ramsa (Cinq)
Solo
Year Single Peak positions Album
FRA
[7]
BEL
(Wa)

1993 "Voilà, Voilà"
1997 "Ya Rayah" 11
1998 "Ida" 80
"Abdel Kader" (Live à Bercy)
(Taha / Khaled / Faudel)
6 36 1,2,3 Soleils
1999 "Comme d'habitude"
(Taha / Khaled / Faudel)
40 40
2001 "Barra, Barra"
2006 "Écoute Moi Camarade"

VideografieEedit

as pairt o Carte De Séjour
  • 1984: Bleu De Marseille
  • 1987: Douce France
Solo
  • 1991: Barbes
  • 1993: Voilà, Voilà
  • 1993: Indie
  • 1995: Non Non Non
  • 1997: Ya Rayah
  • 1998: Ida
  • 1999: 1,2,3 Soleils
  • 2000: Hey Anta
  • 2001: Rachid Taha En Concert Live Paris
  • 2004: Tékitoi
  • 2004: Rock El Casbah
  • 2006: Écoute Moi Camarade
  • 2006: Agatha
  • 2007: Ma Parabole D'Honneur
  • 2009: Bonjour

ReferencesEedit

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  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 JON PARELES (July 7, 2008). "Algerian Singer Mixes Rock and Rai". The New York Times. Retrieved 2011-06-04. 
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