araby reveals “araby music” to explore arabia music content on the web

Published July 22nd, 2007 - 09:30 GMT

To reach classical legend Umm Kulthum and pop diva Nancy Ajram, the award-winning Arabic search engine Araby ( announced the launch of Araby Music (, an innovative search tool to explore and access a blend of Arabic melodies to give a treat and spice up the lives of Arabic-music fans living across the world.

“We at Araby are committed to provide our users with a unique user experience and world-class Arabic-language search services that satisfy their needs and help them in exploring the Arabic content on the internet”, said Samih Toukan, CEO, Maktoob Group. “The newly launched Music vertical matches with our newly adopted slogan – The Arabic Internet Begins Here – we are devoted to be the gateway to access all digital Arabic content”, Toukan added.

The unique search tool takes music fans to a beautiful constellation of Arab singers – from the most loved ones classical legends Umm Kulthum, Fairouz, Abdul Haleem Hafiz and Abdul Wahab to the most popular Nancy Ajram, Mohamed Abdouh, Haifa Wahby and Amr Diab, and everyone in between. In addition to the famous singers and bands, Araby Music covers also singers and bands that are increasingly emerging popular among Arab audiences and throughout the world.

Araby Music ( users can search thousands of Arabic singers and songs from all over Arabia; the Gulf, Levant, Egypt and North Africa. Search results contain song title, singer name, file type & size, lyrics and link to the source of these results. Araby Music crawls and index popular Arabic music sites offering users the ability to search and enjoy music they like within these sites; Araby functions as guiding canal to reach Arabic music resources on the internet.

Search results also contain few photos of that singer, displayed on the side of the results page. Users are still able to look for more photos through images vertical in Araby.

 “Araby Music has been purposefully built to cater to the changing needs of different groups of Arabic listeners and is expected to fulfill the needs of all Arabic music lovers”, Toukan added.

The main page of Araby Music ( features few pre-defined queries for some of famous Arabic genres; also it features a list of popular music players for users to search and use.


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