Famous Lebanese Lyricists & Songwriters

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Serj Tankian
(Singer-songwriter)
Serj Tankian
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Birthdate: August 21, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Beirut, Lebanon

Serj Tankian is an Armenian-American record producer, singer, and songwriter. Tankian is credited with co-founding the popular band System of a Down. Renowned for his wide vocal range and unusual delivery, Serj Tankian is widely considered one of the best heavy metal vocalists of all time. Also a political activist, Tankian co-founded Axis of Justice, a non-profit organization.

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Mika
(Brit Award-Winning Singer Known for His Breakthrough EP 'Dodgy Holiday')
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Birthdate: August 18, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Beirut, Lebanon
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Maher Zain
(Singer-Songwriter Known for His Debut Album 'Thank You Allah')
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Birthdate: July 16, 1981
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tripoli, Lebanon

Swedish singer Maher Zain had moved to Sweden from Lebanon with his family at 8. A qualified aeronautical engineer, he is now known for his fusion of Eastern and Western music and for the religious overtones in his songs. He has also worked with UNHCR to support Syrian refugees.

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Yasmine Hamdan
(Lebanese Electro-Pop Singer-Songwriter Based in Paris)
Yasmine Hamdan
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Birthdate: 1976 AD
Birthplace: Beirut, Lebanon
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Assi Rahbani
(Composer)
Assi Rahbani
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Birthdate: May 4, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Antelias
Died: June 21, 1986

Assi Rahbani, part of the Lebanese composer duo The Rahbani Brothers, which also had his brother Mansour Rahbani, previously worked with Near East Radio. He later mostly composed music for his singer wife Nouhad Haddad, better known as Fairuz. The husband-wife duo also appeared in movies such as The Exile.

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Wadih El Safi
(Legendary Lebanese Singer and Forefather of the Country's Musical Culture)
Wadih El Safi
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Birthdate: November 1, 1921
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lebanon
Died: October 11, 2013
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Mansour Rahbani
(Lebanese Composer, Musician, and Poet, Who Was Part of the Legendary 'Rahbani Brothers')
Mansour Rahbani
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Birthdate: March 17, 1925
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Antelias, Lebanon
Died: January 13, 2009
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Darine
(Lebanese-Swedish Singer, Who Is Popular for Both English and Arabic Tracks)
Darine
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Birthdate: 1984 AD
Birthplace: Tripoli, Lebanon Tripoli, Lebanon
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Nabil Salameh
(Palestinian Singer of World Music and Foreign Correspondent for 'Al Jazeera' (1998 - 2007))
Nabil Salameh
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Birthdate: January 6, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tripoli, Lebanon