Raina Ray

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Raina Ray is one of Algeria's most exciting dance bands. While their sound remains rooted in the musical traditions of their homeland, the band incorporates influences of blues, rock, and reggae and replaces…
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Raina Ray is one of Algeria's most exciting dance bands. While their sound remains rooted in the musical traditions of their homeland, the band incorporates influences of blues, rock, and reggae and replaces traditional instruments, such as the gasba (reed flute) and guellal (drum), with modern instrumentation including electric guitar, saxophone, and tabla drums. Raina Ray's single "Zina (Pretty Girl)" was featured on the soundtrack of the film Tchao Pantin.