Dahmane El Harrachi
|Dahmane El Harrachi
|Birth name||Abderrahmane Amrani|
|Also known as||Dahmane El Harrachi|
|Born||July 7, 1926|
|Died||August 31, 1980(aged 55)|
|Occupation(s)||Singer, song-writer, instrumentalist|
|Instruments||Banjos, violins(alto ) , mandole,derbouka,tar|
|Website||Dahmane El Harrachi Website|
Dahmane El Harrachi (real name Abderrahmane Amrani), (July 7, 1926 – August 31, 1980), was an Algerian Chaâbi singer of Chaoui Berber origin. He is mostly remembered for his song "Ya Rayah" which has since been made famous again by Rachid Taha.
In 2009, his son Kamel El Harrachi issued a hommage CD to his father, titled "Ghana Fenou".