| South African|
Rashid Ahmed Bhikha
| 9 August 1974 (age 41)
Pretoria, South Africa (1974-08-09) |
Jamal Records/Mountain of Light
Singer-songwriter · zainbhikha.com
1415 The Beginning, Children of Heaven
Rashid Bhikha, Mariam Bhikha
Cat Stevens, Dawud Wharnsby
Dawud Wharnsby, Cat Stevens, Maher Zain, Sami Yusuf, Ahmed Bukhatir
Zain Bhikha (born 9 August 1974) is a South African singer-songwriter who performs Islamic nasheed songs. Associated with other Muslim musicians, including Yusuf Islam and Dawud Wharnsby, Bhikha has collaborated on albums and also released several solo albums.
Bhikha sometimes performs with a drummer and several backup vocalists who were the African singers in the Disney cartoon movie The Lion King.
On 24 April 2008, Bhikha participated in an international annual singing competition, named the Al Mahabbah Awards Festival, in Abu Dhabi. Bhikha was accompanied by the aforementioned drummer and backing singers. One song they performed was "Peace Train", composed by Yusuf Islam.
Zain Bhikha Wikipedia