Mehad Hamad

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Mehad Hamad Al Muhairi
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The night of mirth 2014
Background information
Birth nameMehad Hamad Mehad Mohammed Al Muhairi
BornKalba, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
GenresArabic music, Emirati heritage
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, musician
InstrumentsVocals, poetry, composer
Years active1983–present

Mehad Hamad Mehad Al Muhairi (Arabic: ميحد حمد‎), or just Mehad Hamad is an Emirati artist and singer.[1]


He mainly interprets traditional Emirati songs, often accomplished by an oud.[2] He is well known in the United Arab Emirates for his songs about the desert[3] and his patriotic songs.[4]

Hamad occasionally introduces new Khaliji-style songs like "Ya Habibi". He has also worked with Tyrese Gibson,[5] and has set the words of Ousha bint Khalifa Al Suwaidi to music.[6] As his father Hamad Mehad Al Shehhi.



  • 2014: La Tardini Hudud[4]

Top songs[edit]

  • 2015: Laish Ana As'al
  • 2014: Bargen Laa7
  • 1999: Khams eL7awas
  • 1998: 6aaL Laily
  • 1997: mar7ba b6aresh
  • 1997: 7ad methly 7flah
  • 1996: yoom alwdaa3
  • 1994: TeDaLaL
  • 1992: La TeThaKeRny Be7BeK
  • 1990: Wada3tkum
  • 1989: BasMTeK
  • 1988: Bassimi


  1. ^ "Naseer Shamma and Mehad Hamad to perform at new Abu Dhabi concert venue in Qasr Al Hosn". The National. September 2, 2019.
  2. ^ "Mohammed Abdullah Al Meqbali, leader of Sokoor Al Magabeel, talks about keeping tradition alive". The National. December 23, 2014.
  3. ^ "Avicii, Ahlam and Mehad Hamad: the changing tune of Khaleeji culture". The National. September 5, 2018.
  4. ^ a b "Mehad Hamad to bring new messages and fresh rhythms at Eid concert in Abu Dhabi". The National. October 1, 2014.
  5. ^ "Tyrese to collaborate with Mehad Hamad". The National. April 15, 2014.
  6. ^ "'When you listen to her poetry, you live heritage': Tributes pour in for legendary Emirati poet Ousha bint Khalifa Al Suwaidi". The National. July 29, 2018.

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