Mohamed Abdel Wahab

Mohammed Abdel Wahab (), also transliterated Mohammed Abd el-Wahaab (March 13, 1902 – May 4, 1991) was a prominent 20th-century Arab Egyptian singer and composer. He composed “Ya Beladi” (also known as “Libya, Libya, Libya”) the National anthem of Libya used by the Kingdom of Libya from 1951 to 1969 and again by the post-Gaddafi transitional government in 2011. He also composed the national anthem of Tunisia, “Humat al-Hima” as well as the United Arab Emirates national anthem “Ishy Bilady” and many Egyptian nationalist songs.