1939-2000 (Arabic: طلال مدَّاح) is a
popular legend and well-known Saudi musician and singer. He was
named Maddah after his Mother's family. His fans coined the
nickname the voice of Earth
(Arabic: صوت الارض) for him
,and he is also known by The Golden Throat
One of the most prominent pioneers of the Alhijazi art, Saudi
Arabia and the modern Persian Gulf region. Characterized by his
unique voice, even the title of the golden laryngeal, with a simple
attractive spontaneous. Talal Maddah began his artistic emulation
of Hijaazis singers in that period, such as Hassan Jawa
and Mohammed Ali Sindi
. It has been found
since the beginnings of technical proficiency in the arts and the
probe Al Majass
and al Majroor
and these local
Hijazi arts do nobody know except fetched top singers at that
His start, Wardak Ya Zarea Al Ward!
Al-Taif and in the evenings, Talal attended a wedding,
which had been built a live by a selection of renowned artists such
as time and Tariq Abdul-Hakim,
Abdullah Mohammed and Abdullah Morshidi, and he was astonished
to see a concert with full orchestra and the audience will hear the
matter in which was left at the same motivation to go to this field
with determination and strength.
In the concert, he was
introduced to Mr. Abbas Fayegg
who was then the radio director. Abass encouraged him
to come to the broadcast and recording of the first songs. The song
is called "grower of roses" (Arabic:وردك يا زارع الورد) "wardak ya
zarea al ward". The song has been an unqualified success which
encouraged the radio broadcast of this song many times per day.
This was in the mid-fifties the calendar when Talal sang his
In the sixties of the last century with the foundations of the
artist Talal Maddah and Lutfi Ziny
production company has adopted all Talal's work. At that time, the
name of Talal Maddah appeared evident, especially after the birth
of Saudi Arabia's official radio, and since then, started his
artistic journey as his name is listed along with the top musicians
of that period like Muhammad Ali
, Fawzi Mhasson
and Abdullah Mohammed
, and many others.
The voice spread to the arab world!
his voice spread to the regional his voice came to the capital of
the Arab Art - Cairo - and
listened to him the Art barons such as art and Mohammed Abdel Wahab, Mohammed Al Mogy nd Baleegh Hamdy, and were all impressed with him
and started composing for him even.
Talal Maddah to experience a single cinematic Movie, starring a
movie with the wellknown singer Sabah
, in 1965 in the film named (fog Street)
1. Pre-offer to the radio, including Saudi Arabia, the concerts in
each of the cities of Mecca and Taif, and Talal, was the color of
his old band and color Alhijazy Sanani, songs and famous Filklorat
Among the most famous of these songs for the stage Btalal: Moon
fail in the mirrors.
2. Phase of the radio by Saudi Arabia, which began the first steps
to refine the talent and building the technical characteristics of
his personality and independent, and months Ognani that stage a
song and you Wardak grower of roses.
3. The deployment phase and visibility within the Kingdom of Saudi
Arabia, and began to provide the distinctive songs and was in the
region of Lombardy hijri and songs presented by the characteristic,
such as hours of original and fail and Abha in the road.
4. Stage of his trip to Beirut, Lebanon, accompanied by Lotfi
Hassan Drder Zinni and where the registration of his songs
accompanied by the Task Aboud Abdel Al, the musical is that Bcoic
Atbni songs and the indispensable nature of the first of his songs
with the artist late Aldueto picnic Younis is Kahil party, and his
ticket with Waft, and in this stage, he starred in the film Vlmh
fog with only a street artist and good morning and a sign Samira
5. Stage of development in Saudi Arabia and the song started to
Itlhinh is your love song with lyrics by Ahmad Sadiq, where this
song was able to get the song to Saudi Arabia and the wider areas
of lyrical songs on the new nature of the traditional and, at this
stage began Talal Ptlhin songs to be different from each Okblip
Alakbilp which preceded, where the old way in Allhin that all
Akbllehat song similar doctrine and collected one, and at this
stage is also influenced by fashion Talal Mohamed Abdel Wahab
6. A knowledge of the Arab public Btalal Maddah strangers and began
to feel the song, Prince Muhammad Faisal Abdullah, as well as the
amounts of songs and was able to present the definition of Talal
Talal of Saudi Arabia, the Arab public Balagnep, At this stage the
only television series such as the inherent Mohsen Sarhan and with
sincere and Nadia Lutfi Zinni and good Drder .
7. The stage of technical maturity and technical integration Songs
From this point and time does not say the silence, which was
completed and the voice of maturity and technical Talal where the
height of maturity and Sweetness.
Work over years
The first song recorded for radio entitled "What do you say grower
of roses" in 1380, according to Hnha for himself and encouraged him
in recording a radio Abbas Ghazzawi time. The song is the first
- 1382 e Li flagrant record of Beirut, where a group of his songs,
"hours of the inherent" "Love the people."
- 1384 e-cylinder that the company ", Riyadh von" with artist Lotfi
Zinni and closed with the emergence of e cassette in 1390.
- 1384 e indispensable music from Ghazi Ali, "O God's peace Hajrna"
- In 1965, he starred in the movie only in his artistic career,
"Street fog" with the singer the morning.
- The 1391 TV series e title "principal" with Lutfi Ziny and good
- The months of his songs in 1396 in Cairo e "amounts" in front of
30 thousand spectators in the stadium club Tersana.
- E in 1405 and awarded the Order of Merit of the second division
by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques. Participated regularly in
the concert festival T. Janadriyah e since 1409.
- Recipient of the Order of the Tunisian President Habib Bo
- The fact that in 1416 e art production company called a few hours
- Won many certificates and honors, most recently in the Arab Song
Festival in Cairo in 1998.
- Cards for the birth of the nation was his first meeting with his
colleague Mohamed Abdou artist, The operetta (forget what you Amir
youth) to the late Amir Faisal bin Fahd, God's mercy for the Prince
Faisal holds especially in the same Talal.
- Participated in all the festivals in Saudi Arabia since the 1380
e 1421 e. He also participated in many festivals in the Persian
Gulf Arab states, Egypt, Syria, Lebanon, Algeria, Tunisia and
Talal Maddah has a rare voice full of warmth and sensitivity, which
reaches to the heart tones by ear, and a beautiful voice in the
resolution and intensity in the most beautiful, Ttrabh Beethoven's
music and poems Algosaibi surprised. His talent is unique. And had
been marked by Talal Bolhanh inherent in his artistic career. And
Talal Maddah not only local artists, art is, since it began forty
years ago, and it is to sing for the Arabs and all the Arabic
dialects, it was indispensable Balemenip and Sudan and Tunisia and
Morocco and Egypt and was a brilliant star with the Stars is on the
throne of the Arab singing Arabic song Nada item, highlighting the
art of the Arabian Peninsula and the Syrian and Lebanese.
The first to introduce the song with multiple Alkopeletat singing
the Arabian Peninsula and the Persian Gulf
First to enter the field of film production, film fog Street
The first printing of the cylinders within the UK
The first set of concerts within and outside the Kingdom
Provided the first integrated bands singing in the island and the
First Astketb lyrical poets of the work of national (Abha, a
beloved, Hail, Tiba)
The first of his songs broadcast from London, Saudi Arabia,
Damascus, Cairo, and broadcasters from Germany, Holland, Prague,
Moscow, and other
The first to make the scene in Saudi television,
First to obtain the gold cylinder. In addition to the work of Water
for promises of technical and musical learning
Of the work of the first pieces of music
The first artist recorded by a Saudi Society of Authors and
musicians in France
The first Saudi artist honors within and outside the Kingdom.
Recognizes the many awards Altkarimip Prize of the President of
Tunisia (Bo Habib stake-holders) and an award from the Libyan
leader (Colonel Muammar Gaddafi) and the award of the President of
Egypt (Hosni Mubarak) and the Medal of the Custodian of the Two
Holy Alastkakkak (King Fahd)
Persian Gulf's first artist translated a song on French television
Artist, broadcast his first song, an emotional (and your response
Yazara Rose) radio said.
The first color of the indispensable Arabic song
Galab Inoy Egypt
Do you remember Iasamar Sudan
Night time Yunt Morocco
Come Hiabna Lebanon
And the length of Ialil Tunisia
Name meaning and Iraqi
Also has a song in English
why so special?
Professor Talal Maddah voice is very distinctive as it combines the
sweetness of the sound and performance together, and this is rare
to meet, in the artist at the same time, other than Mr. Talal
Maddah raised between them and this gift from God, and science is a
music professor Talal Maddah of the votes (( Meso Alto)), where the
decision Warrant, Warrant and Answer lines over the testimony of
senior artists, the Arabs, I mean, Mr. Talal Maddah sing of the
arrival of the answer to the resolution of assets ((Actavin))
Maddah collapsed and died suddenly on Al Meftaha
(Arabic: مسرح المفتاحة) in front of his fans shortly after he
performed an intro to one of his oldie famous songs. The concert
was aired live on Saudi National Television. Later on, the official Saudi News Agency
declared a statement confirming his death and made an attribute to
him and to his legacy.
funeral was held in the city of Jeddah.
buried in the holy city of Mecca