Ya Beirut – Metal Cover By KIMAERA

Lebanese death metal band Kimaera released yesterday a metal cover of Majida el Roumi's "Ya Beirut" song. The band was founded by vocalist and guitarist Jean-Pierre Haddad in 2000. The band's music combines oriental metal, doom metal and death metal influences, with gothic undertones resounding through melodic interludes of violins, pianos and occasional female vocals. Here's what they wrote about this song: THE WAIT IS OVER! After a year in the making, it gives us…

Why Fairouz?

French President Macron began his trip today to Beirut by visiting Fairouz, and was met by protesters outside the diva's house denouncing the newly appointed government and the ruling parties. Why did Macron choose Fairouz? Simply because she's the only person all Lebanese agree on. She has been Lebanon's symbol of unity for as long as one can remember and her soothing voice, the voice of hope and love brings comfort to all the Lebanese.…
Lebanon

Drake Rapping in Arabic in New Song

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Old Footage Shows The Beatles Arriving in Beirut

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The Worst Video Clip of 2020?

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Who would have though someone might overthrow Rola Yammout for the worst and most disturbing video clips ever? Well there you go. We have a winner and his name is Star Dodi. If you wish ...
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Ghassan Rahbani – “Ma3ak Ma Ma3ak”

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This song pretty much sums up the current situation with Lebanese banks. Our “lollars” are gone and our LBP accounts are worth 50% less for now. What is the government doing to fix that? Nothing ...
Baladi

Bassil Fleihan Children Play “Imagine” As Tribute to Their Father

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Fleihan’s children paid tribute to their father on his martyrdom anniversary by playing his favorite song “Imagine” by Johny Lennon. The video went viral online as many paid tribute to Fleihan, who died from injuries ...
Lebanon

Lebanese band Adonis drops new single “Thoqb Aswad” after postponing Spring tour due to coronavirus crisis

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Lebanese pop/rock band Adonis just released the first single from its upcoming studio album “Thoqb Aswad” (Black Hole). Having postponed its tour, which was scheduled for Spring 2020, the band has instead accelerated the production of its upcoming ...
Fun

Elissa Releases Quarantine-Inspired Song: “We Shall Sing Again & Again”

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Lebanese superstar Elissa took it to YouTube to launch her new quarantine-inspired song “We Shall Sing Again & Again” and send out positive vibes during these tough and unprecedented times. Elissa was joined online by ...
Baladi

“B7ebbak ya Lebnen” – Online Performance by the Lebanese Oriental Orchestra

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The COVID19 did not stop the Lebanese Oriental Orchestra from doing what they do best. They connected online, each at his place to perform Fairouz’s “B7ebbak ya Lebnan” and send out a message for everyone ...
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