Hassan Hakmoun (Arabic: حسن حكمون) (born September 16, 1963) is a New York City-based Moroccan musician. He specializes in the Gnawa style. He is currently married to Chikako Iwahori.
Hakmoun was born to a family of musicians who introduced him to the musical world of the Gnawa. By age four, he performed alongside great masters of the Gnawa all over Morocco (including king of the Gnawa genre, master Sam) and in Casablanca for Lila. His mother is known throughout the city as a mystic healer. At the age of fourteen he became Master of Gnawa music.
In June 2002, Hakmoun married fellow musician Paula Cole, whom he had met on the Peter Gabriel “Secret World Live” tour in 1994. The couple divorced in 2007. They have one daughter, Sky, who was born in 2002.