Abdelli has been attracting attention for more than two decades. Teaching himself to play mandola at the age of 17,Abdelli sharpened his skills in his native homeland. Performing at the Algerian Independence Festival on July 5, 1979, he received a prestigious award from Radio Kabyle as "best new amateur singer". Throughout the 1980s, he performed in Denmark, Paris, Germany, Algeria and Brussels, where he recorded with top-ranked Algerian and Moroccan musicians in 1987.
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