Mishary bin Rashid Alafasy
Mishary bin Rashid Alafasy.
|Born||September 5, 1976|
Kuwait City, Kuwait
|Genres||Islamic, Nasheed, Hamd, Na'at, Qirat|
Mishary bin Rashid Alafasy (Arabic: مشاري بن راشد العفاسي), born in Kuwait, is a qāriʾ (reciter of the Quran), imam, preacher, and Nasheed artist. He studied in the Islamic University of Madinah's College of Qur'an, specializing in the ten qira'at and tafsir. Alafasy has released various nasheed albums. He sings in Arabic, English, and French with only his voice.
Awards and recognition
On 25 October 2008, Alafasy was awarded the first Arab Creativity Oscar by the Arab Creativity Union in Egypt. The event was sponsored by the Secretary-General of the Arab League, Amr Moussa as a recognition of Alafasy's role in promoting Islamic principles and teachings.
Alafasy was also voted by readers to be the Best Qur'an Reciter in the 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards.
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- Nasheed From "Hearts Be Merciful Album"(2012)
- Alafasy's Ramadan nasheed, August 2009
- Recitation by Sheikh Mishary Rashed Al-afasy
- Recitation Of Mishari
- Alafasy Albums
- Alafasy Recitations on Islamway
- SunniPath Library – Quran Recitation by Mishary Rashed al-Efasy
- Info of Sheikh Mishary Rashed Al-afasy