Ragheb Alama was born in June 7th, 1962 in Beirut, Lebanon. Ragheb distinguished in singing in his early age and his courage. Ragheb took up playing the lute "Oud" and participated in a live radio program while he was 8 years old.
In April, 2009 and for the first time in the Arab world, Ragheb Alama achieved the platinum award from Virgin Megastore in Dubai for the highest sales of albums among others. The album named "Ba'asha'ak" produced by his own company BackStage Productions.