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“I Am Not Selfish”; Amr Diab Posted by on Nov 23, 2014

   Ahlan Arabic fans! Today I am presenting a beautiful song by Amr Diab عــَـــمــْـــرو دِيــَـــاب . The song is entitled “I Am Not Selfish أنـــا مـــش أنـــانــِــي“. It was written by the Egyptian poet Tamer Hussien تــَــامــِــر حــســيــن and composed by Islam Zaki إســلام زكــي . The song is about five minutes long and…

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A Revolution of Doubt (Om Kolthoum) Posted by on Jun 26, 2014

    Ahlan, Arabic fans! In my previous post I introduced a short biography of the Saudi prince and poet Abdullah Al-Faisal. Today,  we are going to read and listen to one of his masterpiece Fus’ha poems. The poem was published in the prince’s first volume of poetry; وحــى الــحــِــرمــان (revelations of Deprivation) but it…

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If You are my Love, .. إن كنت حبيبي Posted by on Jun 3, 2011

     We have read before about the great Egyptian singer and actor Abdel-Haleem Hafez. Today, we are going to read and listen to a part of one of his great poetic songs entitled “A Message from under Water”. The poem was written by the famous poet Nizar Qabbani. You will find the song words and…

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Egyptian Idol : Om-Kolthoom Posted by on Apr 9, 2011

Om-Kolthoom (1898 – 1975)                  Om-Kolthoom was a singer مطربة  , songwriter مؤلفة أغانى and actress ممثلة . She is probably the most famous Egyptian and Arab singer. She was nicknamed as the Star of the East كوكب الشرق  and the Lady of the Arabic Singing سيدة الغناء العربى . She is widely regarded as the greatest…

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