Hadeeth: “The singer and the one listening to them are cursed.”

Question 58: Is the statement that says: “The singer and the one listening to them are cursed” a Hadeeth or an opinion of a scholar?

Answer: There are authentic proofs for the prohibition of listening to songs. However, the phrase which is quoted in the question is not a Saheeh (authentic) Hadeeth… read more here.