Only 5 days following the official release of Rima Khcheich “Min Sihr Ouyounak” new CD it has reached the 4th position in this week ARABIC TOP CHART in Virgin Megastores in Lebanon.
Rima Khcheich New Album " Min Sihr Ouyounak " a Live Tribute to Sabah, recorded at the Assembly Hall (American University of Beirut) with:
•Violins : Michel Khairallah / Tony Khalifeh / Mona Semaan / Anis Hawi
•Oud: Afif Merhej
•Qanoun: Imane Homsi
•Nay: Samir Siblini
•Double Bass: Khaled Omran
•Tabla: Wassim Helou
•Riq: Salman Baalbaki
•Manal Bou Malhab
•Nermine Jamal El Dine
•Toufic Al Kalash
•Mohammad Al Kalash
The songs selection is made from Films featuring Sabah.
•Ana Houna Ya Ebn El Halal
•Aalemni El Hob
•Ya Kawini Ya Ali
•Rayha Qabel Habibi
•Men Sehr Ouyounak Yah
Born on March 6, 1967 in Baabda, Lebanon - Toni Makhoul is a Music Composer, Arranger, and Producer of both occidental and oriental music in various styles.
He holds a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering and is a partner in a prominent engineering firm. Despite this demanding career, Toni’s passion and talent for music led to the accomplishment of many musical contributions, and it is certain that there are still many more to come.
His journey with music started at the age of 8 years when he received his first guitar. Since, he discovered a new world where thoughts and emotions can be expressed through music. With just over a year of formal guitar instruction, Toni independently learned to play many other musical instruments. He composes, arranges, and produces all his works.
He became an accredited member of SACEM (Society of Music Authors, Composers & Publishers) in 2007.
Toni’s music is addressed the hearts with simple touching and easy listening melodies.
In 2011 – Eternal Love: is Toni’s second studio album comprising 16 new melodies, composed, arranges & produced by Toni Makhoul.
A video clip for “Eternal Love” directed by Mansour Rahbani was produced in June 2011
Viviane Mrad, is a Lebanese singer born in the Bekaa valley in Lebanon.
The strong pure voice and born-talent were quickly noticed by her parents, family and teachers attention.
She frequently participated to her school’s singing performances and concerts, always encouraged by her relatives and parents.
Viviane joined the Lebanese University and studied agronomy but her passion for singing was much bigger. She decided to travel to France (Paris) where she lived for 5 years and started her professional career singing and performing in French, English, Spanish and Italian without forgetting her mother tongue the Arabic.
She then moved to Dubai (United Arab Emirates) to enhance her singing career.
She released her first single in 2008 (MA BI SHAY).
In 2010, Viviane started preparing her first complete album, selecting lyrics and music from the most popular and renowned songwriters and composers. The result of the hardworking is the release of her first album “Fo2 El Kalam” including 10 various tracks.
The first single from the album “Fo2 El Kalam” was shot as video clip by the director Randa Alam. Released around second half of June 2011, the single is already topping the charts in the Arab world and Lebanon.
Viviane is actually preparing to shoot the second video clip (Shou Sayer Feek) expected to be the second single from the album.