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50 Shades of Rouwaida Attieh #Mahlak @rouwaida_attieh #مهلك_على_مهلك

In the Middle East, summer is always about dancing, weddings, and soaking the sun. Which means many fun songs are released in time for those parties and concerts. Rouwaida Attieh just shared her latest track with us and it does ...

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Farid Al Atrash, The Eternal Broken Heart Composer And Singer

The Arab night owls in the sixties and seventies listened to one guy and one guy only, Syrian Farid al Atrash. He had hundreds of songs about love and sleepless nights. He is a composer who likes to play the lute ...

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Gaza Is Our Town Song Is Beautiful غزه يا بلدتنا

I love seeing vintage photos from Gaza, and I love them even more when I hear a decent song. Here’s a beautiful song that sounds like a Lebanese song, only it’s about Gaza. Gaza is our town is the title ...

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A Punk Rock Drummer Goes to Syria, Lands an Exclusive Recording of Ancient Music Unheard By Western

Here we are in 2014, and you’d think that with our super connected world, we’d have heard it all by now. Not so. Jason Hamacher can tell you that. In 2010, just before the Syrian Civil War broke out, he ...

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Rouwaida Attieh, The Finest Singing Syrian (Video)

The lovable Syrian songstress Rouwaida Attieh has been a lot more active this year than the past two years combined. She likes to sing and her voice is the music, rarely do you find ladies with such a powerful voice–she ...

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WATCH: “O’ Tears” By Rouwaida Attieh رويدا عطية “يا دمع”

Tears, the word that easily come to mind when people think about Syria. Rouwaida Attieh had this song all long, a song about tear of love/joy. She has always been about Syrian and often you find her talking Syria the ...

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Stupid Arab Guy Song, Take No Prisoner Mindset

Love is not a war, but leave it to some Arab singers, you would think they are talking about a battlefield and know little about compromise and finding another love. This is the gist of the song by Hussein Al ...

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Syrian Musician Majd El Kassem Disappoints In His 2016 Album

Maged Al Qassem (Majd El Kassem) was a star 20 years ago but he is still trying and I like that. The Syrian native pop star who has been residing in Egypt and posing as one of the local boys ...

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Syrian Hit-Maker @ZeytounNassif Gives Us Yet Another Reason To Love Him

Syrian young hit-maker Nassif Zeytoun likes to keep us interested in him. Last song he released was times for Valentine Day, it was sweet and romantic. Nassif did also release a music video for that song. But summer is the ...

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The Damascus King of Pop, Houssam Jneed

Houssam Jneed is a god among his fans. The Syrian pop star has built something of a cult fellowship, an army made out of many young guys who await each of his releases by the second. Though he has not ...

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