Farid El Atrache
The "King of the Oud," Farid el Atrache, was a Syrian-Egyptian composer, pop singer, virtuoso oud player, and actor. Over more than four decades he recorded 350 songs and starred in 31 movies. He composed songs for top Arab singers, including his sister, Asmahan, as well as Wadih El-Safi, Shadia, Warda, and Sabah.
Sometimes referred to as 'King of the Oud', he is one of the most important figures of 20th Century Arab music.
Farid el Atrache (???? ???????) was born October 19th, 1915 in Suwayda, Syria into a Druze family. His father was... Read More
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