Fares karam is a popular Lebanese singer born in Jezzine (South Lebanon), in 1973. He is known for performing Dabke style with a modern touch. His lyrics are provocative and daring, always raising harsh criticisms around him.
Throughout his career, Fares released a number of albums such as Shlon in 1998, Janen in 2002, Akter MenRouhi in 2003, Dakhelo in 2004, and Yo Borni in 2007. His last album is entitled Elhamdullah and was released in 2010. Fares also released several hit singles such as Attanoura, Shefta, and Neswanji. He also filmed controversial videos for some of his songs.
Fares Karam went on tours all over the world. He performed in the Middle East, Europe and the United States. He won several awards such as Sydney Cedars Club Award, in 1999; Lions International, in 2005; and The Arms of Alberta, in 2005.
Alia will be performing an opening piece for this special Fares Karam concert.