Aznavour at the opening

For its 16th edition, the festival's opening night of the National Theater Mohammed V will showcase the legendary Charles Aznavour, on Friday May 12th.

Rabat on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. He is undoubtedly the
greatest living French-speaking songwriter and one of the
greatest voices of modern popular music.
By welcoming Charles Aznavour on the opening night of
Mohammed V National Theater on Friday May 12th, Mawazine
not only confirms its international outlook and vision, but also
demonstrates yet again its continued commitment to bring to
the Moroccan public leading names in world music.

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The Rap made in Miami at Mawazine

Pitbull, the american star of Cuban descent will be present for the second time at the OLM

Four years after his memorable concert for the 12th edition of the festival Mawazine Rhythms of the world, Maroc Culture is delighted to welcome the American star for the second time. 

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Friday May 20th, 2016

Chris Brown in concert for the opening of the OLM-Souissi

Maroc Cultures Association is proud to announce the appearance of Chris Brown for a concert on Friday May 20th, 2016, on the stage of the OLM Souissi, for the opening of Mawazine’s 15th edition. This will be Chris’ first performance in Morocco and it only illustrates once again the festival’s attractiveness among the greatest figures of world music. 

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Dancehall prince Shaggy

Mawazine takes a one-way trip to Jamaica!

The Maroc Cultures Association is pleased to announce the presence of Shaggy at the 15th edition of Mawazine Festival Rhythms of the World. Unique in his kind, alongside Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff, and Sean Paul, the singer is part of the closed Jamaican circle of artists with global recognition. Scheduled on the stage of the OLM Souissi for Thursday May 26th, Shaggy’s concert promises festivalgoers a show of absolute madness with the performance of his greatest hits, including the wonderful “Boombastic” and “Wasn’t me.”

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an eclectic and festive lineup

Appointment with the Greatest Moroccan Artists

Chaâbi, hip-hop, aïta, gnaoua… all tastes of nature will be represented on the stage of Salé for a particularly rich and diverse edition. Ahouzar, Hoba Hoba Spirit, Douzi, Stati and Najat. Aâtabou, to name a few, will be the worthy ambassadors of the Moroccan musical scene.

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