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This Ahmed Fouad Negm And Sheikh Imam Song Remains Relevant

“El Khatt Dah Khatty” is a ballad penned by the late Egyptian “poet of the people” Ahmed Fouad Negm. An unwavering political dissident who spent much of his adult life in and out of prison, Negm’s irreverent poetry delivered scathing ...

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Tony K “Welcome to Baghdad” Showcases The Mess

Iraqi-born Hip-Hop artist out of Detroit named Tony Tony K detailing the struggles of living in Iraq, not very long ago in Iraq a kid was executed for listening to Hip-Hop so for Tony K to be a voice for ...

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The Classy Diva Nagat Releases Her First Song In 25 Years #نجاه_الصغيره #كل_الكلام

The studies that treated this song were in Egypt, France and Greece. The lyricist behind is none other than the late Abdelrahman Abanoody whose last collaboration with Nagat was on her all-time hit “Oyoon Al Alb”. The force that brought ...

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This Old Amr Diab Song For The Little Ones!

Amr Diab has done many things throughout his career. He starred in films, and he did dozens of commercials and ads for various companies. And yes he recorded so hundreds of sangs and tens of albums where he is the ...

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Vintage! When Ahmed Mounib Met Mounir And Dalida

There are many authentic voices in Egyptian traditional music, bu there are few of those voices coming from Southern Egypt, the land of music at every corner. Right now we have Mohammed Mounir representing that tradition–he is mostly great. Mounir ...

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Vintage: When Hany Shaker Was A Young Boy In The 70s!

Hany Shaker was a hot young man back in the early 70s. I bet you many of his fans did not even know that part of his history. Check out the footage from an early song from this Egyptian romantic ...

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The Actress Turned Singer, the Late Laila Gamal

In the late 60s she emerged and in addition to acting, she did numerous songs for films, radio and TV, she also married a goalkeeper. She is Laila Gamal and she passed away in 2014. One of those ladies who ...

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These Pop Singers Used To Have Mustaches

Hesham Abbas made his first music video and he sported a cool man stash in the early 90s. It was cute then, but few years ago the trademark mustache went away and very few people remember that hair on upper ...

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Amr Tantawy, Amr Diab’s Go To Magic Man

If the new Amr Diab album gets released in few months, this would mark the fourth time an album from the best-selling king of pop to bear the name of Amr Tantawy. Amr is a member of the Amr Diab ...

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Six Legendary Singers Who Released Awful Songs

Om Kulthom is the name in Arabic music that no one dares to speak ill of, she is a legend and has been so in life and death. The Egyptian diva has given us Arabs many wonderful songs and stories ...

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