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, Aseel Hameem and many more!
The ranking is based on the total amount of views in April 2020. Totals and ranks will change, and we will continue to update this post, over time.
25. Hala Al Turk – Zahgana
We kick of this Top 25 of most viewed Arabic sings with Bahraini singer Hala Al Turk. She 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.
24. Aseel Hameem – Ser Alhayah
Iraqi singer Aseel Hameem enters the Top 25 with Ser Alhayah. The song was released in June 2019 and the video became the second most viewed Arabic song on YouTube in that same year.
23. 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.
22. Mohamed Ramadan & Saad Lamjarred – Ensay
When you combine two Arabic superstars you’ll get a hit…a huge hit! Moroccan singer Saad Lamjarred and Egyptian artist Mohamed Ramadan released their duet song Ensay in the summer of 2019. It ended up as the most viewed Arabic song of the year. So it’s not surprising that they entered the Top 25.
21. 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.
20. Zouhair Bahaoui ft. TiiwTiiw & CHK – Hasta Luego
19. Ali Jassim & Mahmoud Al Turky – Rahti Al Nafseya
18. Saad Lamjarred – Mal Hbibi Malou
Mal Hbibi Malou by Saad Lamjarred re-enters the Top 25. The video was offline for a while but the uploader has made it public again. The many millions of views ensure an 18th position in the chart.
17. 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.
16. Hassan Shakosh & Omar Kamal – Bent El Geran
The highest new entry in the Top 25 most viewed Arabic songs of all time comes from Egyptian singers Hassan Shakosh and Omar Kamal. Their song Bent El Geran was released in december 2019. Since then it has garnered many millions of views already, resulting in the 16th position in this chart.
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.
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.
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.
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.
11. 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.
10. 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 it just entered the top 10 of most viewed Arabic songs of all time.
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.
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.
7. 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.
6. 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.
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.
4. Ali Jassim, Mustafa Alabdullah & Mahmoud Al Turky – Ta3al
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.
2. Balti ft. Hamouda – Ya Lili
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.
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!
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