Raoui (The Storyteller) Lyrics. كلمات سعاد ماسي "الراوي. "Raoui (The Storyteller)" Track Info. Written By Souad Massi سعاد ماسي. Release Date June 5, 2001.
Raoui (راوي "storyteller") is the first album of Souad Massi, the Algerian-born, Paris-based singer-songwriter, released by Wrasse Records in 2001. The Arabic lyrics and translations are published.
Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample). While "Deb" (her 2004 release), is more of a fusion piece (done masterfully and with great energy), "Raoui" is rooted more in the traditional and haunting sounds of Algeria. We hear the melodious guitar introduction and then Souad's soaring vocals. In some ways, the tone of her voice is comparable to Shakira (without the edge).
Listen to music from Souad Massi like Ghir Enta, Raoui & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Souad Massi. In 1999, Massi performed at the Femmes d'Algerie concert in Paris, which led to a recording contract with Island Records.
Souad Massi (سعاد ماسي), born August 23, 1972, is an Algerian Berber singer, songwriter and guitarist. She began her career performing in the Kabyle political rock band Atakor, before leaving the country following a series of death threats.