Lebanese superstar، Fares Karam kicked off Taba Heights Summer Nights 2nd edition، which runs from July 20th – 27th، in Taba Heights، Sinai، amid a large crowd.
Fares، 45، preformed a number of his famous songs including songs from his latest album “44:36”، as well as songs from the golden age such as Saken Fi Hal El Saiada by Mohamed Abdel Moteleeb.
Noteworthy، Fares Karam، born June 25، 1973، is a popular Lebanese singer who specializes in the Dabke style and Lebanese music in general.
Karam was born in Jezzine، in Southern Lebanon to a Christian family. His father was a farmer and his mother worked as a teacher in the local school for their village.
He has one sister، Madonna، with whom he maintains a very close relationship. Karam grew up in the mountainous areas of Lebanon، and later attributed his song "Jabali" to this experience.
Fares Karam rose to the limelight in the 1990s when he participated in the 1996 series of the Lebanese talent show Studio El Fan and received the gold medal. He signed with Rotana Records.
His musical style is linked more closely to Dabke. His live band plays many of his songs with a large tabl (drum).
He is known for the songs "Retani" (I wish)، "El-Tannoura" (The Skirt)، "Shefta" (I Saw Her) and "Neswanji" (womanizer).
Throughout his career، he has participated in a large number of concerts، public celebrations and festivals all over Lebanon.
Karam has also toured the Arab World، UK، South America، United States، Europe، Australia and Canada.
-Taba Heights Summer Nights programme-
Taba Heights Summer Nights festival celebrates oriental music and dance against the backdrop of the stunning Sinai Mountains and the waters of the Gulf of Aqaba، according to Taba Heights Summer Nights official facebook page.
Lebanese singer Fares Karam who specializes in the Dabke style and Lebanese music will kick off the festival on June 20.Superstar Moein Sherif، known for his Taarab songs، will headline the second nights event with his vibrant performance.
The festival will also witness on the 22nd and 23rd of July the dazzling performances of Jordan singer، Ziad Saleh and Arab Idol star Carmen Soliman with their stunning singing voice.
On the 24th، we bring you an Egyptian Pop - singer Ahmed Sheba، and on the 26th، we bring you Ramy Sabry incredible talent to sing exquisite vocals makes him one of the most artists to emerge in recent years.
The 25th July will feature a folklore show، D.J. and other performers، and we close off with one of Egypt’s most popular local stars Bosy.
Join us for an unforgettable holiday and with an Arabian flair among the breathtaking nature at Taba Heights، Sinai.