Mohamed Rouicha

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Mohamed Rouicha
Rouicha_Mohamed ancient album cover
Background information
Birth name Mohamed Rouicha
Born 1 January 1950
Khenifra, Morocco
Died 17 January 2012(2012-01-17) (aged 62)
Khenifra, Morocco
Genres Tamazight (Berber of the Atlas)
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, musician
Instruments Lwtar Ouatar, sintir, or guimbri

Mohamed Houari (1 January 1950 – 17 January 2012), commonly known as Mohamed Rouicha, was a Moroccan folk singer.[1] His songs often contain themes such as love and life in Morocco.[2] His most famous songs are "Ya lehbiba", "bini w'binek darou lehdouden" and "Inas inas".


  1. ^ "Mardi 1 Juin" (in French). Festival Fès 2004. 2004. Retrieved 26 December 2010. 
  2. ^ "Le chanteur amazigh Mohamed Rouicha est mort | Demain". 17 January 2012. Retrieved 2012-01-26. 

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