World Music Singer

Birthday May 2, 1948

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace Somalia

DEATH DATE Mar 19, 2004 (55)

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Somali singer who was known for her accompaniment of the Waaberi ensemble. She passed away at the age of 55 from breast cancer. 

Before Fame

Her first musical gig was with a small Mogadishu-based band. 


She became popular in the 1970s through her patriotic songs during the Somalian and Ethiopian conflict. 

Family Life

She was married briefly to Mohamed Nur Galaal. 

Associated With

Her musical talents run in the family, as her nephew is famed rapper and poet Kanaan