Rachid Taha is an Algerian singer based in France. His music is influenced by many different styles such as rock, electronic, punk and raï. In 1989, Taha moved to Paris to launch his solo career with the release of Barbès in 1991. Taha’s breakthrough album as a solo artist was his bestseller Diwân, featuring remakes of songs from Algerian and Arab traditions and including the famous single Ya Rayah.
Taha released his 8th solo album, Bonjour, in 2009 and now comes back with his new project « Couscous clan ».