Ahmed Chawki (Arabic: أحمد شوقي) (born in Tétouan, Morocco on 31 May 1982), professionally known as Chawki, is a Moroccan recording artist and songwriter. He rose to fame in 2013 after his collaboration with Moroccan-Swedish producer RedOne in the international hit “Habibi I Love You”
(meaning darling, I love you) featuring accompanying rap by the Cuban-American rapper Pitbull. The song became a big summer hit on the Middle Eastern charts as well as charting Europe, including France and the Netherlands. On occasion of the 2014 World Cup, he was featured in a football-themed song “Magic in the Air” by Magic System, a hit in France and Belgium. The track as with “Habibi I Love You” was produced by RedOne. He is signed to RedOne Records, an international record label founded and owned by the renowned producer.
He speaks Arabic, Spanish, English and French.
Best Male North Africa AFRIMMA AWARD 2016 Nominees