Cheb Bilal (Arabic: الشاب بلال. Born Bilal Mouffok, موفق بلال) is an Algerian raï singer, who was born on 23 July 1966 in Cherchell, Algeria.. He produces traditional music that includes instruments like congas and violins.
|Birth name||Bilal Mouffok|
|Born||23 July 1966|
|Labels||RedSone, Sun House, AVM Edition|
Initially, Cheb Bilal performed at weddings and festivals around Oran. In 1980, he created the group El Ahouar. In 1989 he went to Marseille, France, which he described as a turning point in his career.