What are the best Arabic songs ever? To answer this question we listed the Top 25 most viewed Arabic songs on YouTube of all time for you below! The list features songs by Saad Lamjarred, Mohamed Ramadan, Hussain Al Jassmi, Balti, Jamila and many more!
The ranking is based on the total amount of views in august 2019. Totals and ranks will change, and we will continue to update this post, over time.
25. Jamila – Blach Blach
We kick off this Top 25 most popular Arabic songs with Moroccan singer Jamila El Badaoui. She released Blach Blach in October 2015.
186 million views
24. Esraa Alasel – Arosa
The first Iraqi artist in the list is Esraa Alasel. She released the song Arosa in august 2018 and it’s already one of the most viewed Arabic songs on YouTube of all time.
190 million views
23. Mostafa Hagag – Ya Mna3na3
Egyptian singer Mostafa Hagag released his song Ya Mna3na3 in September 2015. It’s still one of the most popular Egyptian songs on YouTube.
196 million views
22. Mohamed Alsalim – Naam Enta
Another hit from Iraq. At the 22th position we find Mohamed Alsalim with his big hit from 2015: Naam Enta.
207 million views
21. Hala Al Turk – Zahgana
Bahraini singer Hala Al Turk became popular when she was selected for Arabs Got Talent in 2011. She subsequently sang to Platinum Records. Her song Zahgana was released in 2012 and became very popular among Arabic children.
208 million views
20. Ziad Bourji – Shou Helou
Ziad Bourji is the first Lebanese singer on the list. His song Shou Helou became a huge hit after it’s release in December 2017, as a theme song of his Bel Ghalat movie.
212 million views
19. Oras Sattar – Ya Gmalk
Ya Gmalk by Iraqi singer Oras Sattar was the most viewed Arabic song on YouTube in the year 2017. It’s 19th position proves it’s still a very popular song, specially among Iraqi people.
215 million views
18. Ali Jassim & Mahmoud Al Turky – Rahti Al Nafseya
229 million views
17. Zouhair Bahaoui ft. TiiwTiiw & CHK – Hasta Luego
230 million views
16. Saad Lamjarred – Ghaltana
Popular Moroccan singer Saad Lamjarred released the music video for his song Ghaltana in august 2016. Three years later it’s still one of the most popular Arabic songs on YouTube.
240 million views
15. Noor Alzien – Qafel
Noor Alzien released Qafel on May 1th 2018. The romantic love song was an instant hit with millions of views just shortly after it’s release.
245 million views
14. Saif Nabeel – Ghaly Anta
Another Iraqi love song in the chart comes from Saif Nabeel. His song Ghaly Anta was released in december 2017.
246 million views
13. Maher Zain – Ya Nabi Salam Alayka
Lebanese singer Maher Zain is know for his beautiful religious music. With more than 253 million views Ya Nabi Salam Alayka is still his most popular song.
253 million views
12. Ahmed Sheba – Ah Law Le3bt Ya Zahr
Ahmed Sheba represents Egypt in this top 25 with his massive hit Ah Law Le3bt Ya Zahr. It was released in January 2016 as one of the theme songs of the Egyptian movie Ocean 14.
274 million views
11. Zouhair Bahaoui – Décapotable
Décapotable is by far the biggest hit of Moroccan singer Zouhair Bahaoui. The music video for the song was released in August 2018 and is about to enter the top 10 of most viewed Arabic songs ever.
297 million views
10. Noor Alzien & Gazwan Alfahad – Jeenak Behaya
Noor Alzien and Gazwan Alfahad joined forces in 2015 and released the Jeenak Behaya video in April of that same year. The traditional Iraqi song became one of the most viewed Arabic songs of 2015.
321 million views
9. Saif Nabeel – Ashq Mot
Another song by Iraqi singer Saif Nabeel on the list: Ashq Mot. The music video for this popular love song premiered on May 3th 2018.
327 million views
8. Noor Alzien & Mohamed Alfaras – Ydk Blras
Ydk Blras was the most viewed Arabic song on YouTube of 2018. No wonder that we find Iraqi singers Noor Alzien and Mohamed Alfaras on the 8th position.
351 million views
7. Hala Al Turk & Mashael – Bnayty El Habooba
Hala Al Turk released her debut single Bnayty El Habooba in 2011. With almost 360 million views in August 2019 it’s still one of the most popular Arabic songs for kids.
357 million views
6. Hussain Al Jassmi – Boshret Kheir
Emirati singer Hussain Al Jassmi scored his biggest hit ever with Boshret Kheir, sung in the Egyptian Arabic dialect. The video was released in May 2016 and features Egyptians dancing in the street of several cities in Egypt. The song aimed to unite them so they could get out and vote.
381 million views
5. Hala Al Turk – Happy Happy
Hala Al Turk‘s most popular song is Happy Happy. With more than 413 million views on YouTube the video kicks off the Top 5 of this listing.
413 million views
4. Ali Jassim, Mustafa Alabdullah & Mahmoud Al Turky – Ta3al
458 million views
3. Abu Ft. Yousra – 3 Daqat
The third position is taken by Egyptian singer Abu. Together with Yousra he scored a mega hit in 2017 with 3 Daqat. The romantic duet has been viewed more than 495 million times.
495 million views
2. Balti – Ya Lili feat. Hamouda
At number two we find Tunisian rapper Balti, featuring Hamouda. With more than 611 million views the song is getting closer and closer to the number one position.
611 million views
1. Saad Lamjarred – Lm3allem
Non surprisingly Moroccan singer Saad Lamjarred still tops the chart with his smashing hit Lma3allem. The video has earned more than 759 million views since it’s release in May 2015!
759 million views
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