A Swedish R&B singer, songwriter and music producer of Lebanese origin, Maher Zain sings mainly in English. He also occasionally sings in French, Arabic, Urdu, Turkish and Malay, among others. Maher’s debut album Thank You Allah reached the number one spot on Amazon.com World Music charts and number 9 on the R&B charts. He has over 26 million fans on Facebook. In 2013, he took part in the Colours of Peace project constituting songs based on works by Fethullah Gülen. He has attended many rallies in support for refugees and the children of Gaza.
Birth: 16 July 1981 (Age: 35)
Source of Influence: Arts & Culture
Status: Featured in current year