Completed in 1913, Oran's ornate Cathédrale du Sacré Cœur was repurposed as a public library in recent decades. » New on ibnibnbattuta.com » This Is Oran: Radiant, Rhythmic, and Raw
Disco Maghreb, the longtime Mecca of #Oran's famous #raï music, today sits abandoned. Heavy on synthesizers, with lyrics that are alternately sappy, vulgar, or rebellious, raï came to dominate #Algeria's music scene in the late 1980s, then swept the globe, propelled by international superstars like Cheb Mami, Khaled, and Cheikha Remitti. But in recent years, the genre has been in decline in its city of origin. » Full article and photo album now available at ibnibnbattuta.com » This Is Oran: Radiant, Rhythmic, and Raw,
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