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Arab music has a long history of interaction with many other regional musical styles and genres. It is an amalgam of the music of the Arab people in the Arabian Peninsula and the music of all the peoples that make up the Arab world today. Pre-Islamic Arab music was similar to that of Ancient Middle Eastern music.
Most historians agree that there existed distinct forms of music in the Arabian peninsula in the pre-Islamic period between the 5th and 7th century AD. Jahili poets”, meaning “the poets of the period of ignorance”—used to recite poems with a high notes. It was believed that Jinns revealed poems to poets and music to musicians.