Alissa gives Egypt first priority
Lebanese singer Alissa feels that the ongoing success of her latest album has made her one of the most popular singers in the Arab world. The singer revealed the she will begin recording new songs for her upcoming album, and will begin in Egypt first.
The singer is scheduled to meet with a number of young Egyptian composers, stating that she intends on strengthening her ties with Egyptian people through her music.
Presently, Alissa is in Tunisia for a performance at the Abu Nawas hotel, and will then head to Cairo at the end of the month to hold a live concert at the Cairo Opera House, to be broadcast by Infinity television and Egypt’s local television network. Alissa is also scheduled to hold a charity concert in Kuwait, from which proceeds will go directly to the San Jude Foundation.
Rotana music channel will continue to air her new clip “Hubbak Waja” (Your Love is Painful), the third from her latest album. The clip for the tremendously popular song was filmed in a mansion in one of Lebanon’s elite suburbs, and filming lasted for three days.
Alissa’s manager is holding negotiations for her performance at the Jordanian annual summer festival in Jarrash, Jordan and the Carthage Festival in Tunisia.