Single Saturdays: Rayan – Maa Baad

Armenian-Lebanese singer Rayan has a new single entitled Maa Baad (Together). It's a story about a guy who has to accept, with difficulty, that the relationship isn't working out.  The music is Arabic Pop, with some classical Arabic style, known as Tarab. Ahmad Akkad composed the song beautifully. The beat is a combination of slow with some … Continue reading Single Saturdays: Rayan – Maa Baad

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First Album Fridays: Maritta Hallani- Maritta

 After hearing Maritta Hallani's latest single Eza Feek Tensa, I wanted to review her first album from 2018, in honour of Women's History Month. The themes of the record are love and heartbreak, as well as life in general.   The music is Arabic Pop. There's a lovely variety in musical tempos and beats. The musical compositions … Continue reading First Album Fridays: Maritta Hallani- Maritta

Single Saturdays: Maritta Hallani – Eza Feek Tensa

Lebanese singer Maritta Hallani has released a new single Eza Feek Tensa (If you can forget). The story is about a girl who is coming to terms with a breakup, but it wasn't easy in the beginning. Ramy Chafei wrote and composed the song. The music is Arabic pop. The song starts with a slow melody then … Continue reading Single Saturdays: Maritta Hallani – Eza Feek Tensa

Single Saturdays: Nawal El Zoghbi – El Aweya

Lebanese singer Nawal El Zoghbi has released a new singled entitled El Aweya (the strong). It's about a woman who doesn't put up with nonsense and ends a relationship.  The music is Arabic Pop. The intensity of the beat that reflects the heartbreak and pain. Fadel Suleiman composed the song with precision and depth to it. The … Continue reading Single Saturdays: Nawal El Zoghbi – El Aweya

Single Saturdays: Carole Samaha – Mosh Ha Eish

Lebanese singer Carole Samaha has released a new single entitled Mosh Ha Eish (I won't live, or I won't live like this). The story is about a woman who ends her relationship because there's no more love. The music is Arabic Pop. Islam Zaki composed the song with a density to the beat that represents heartbreak and … Continue reading Single Saturdays: Carole Samaha – Mosh Ha Eish