On top of the world: Dominique Hourani among Middle East's most influential women
It's a great feeling when you know that you're an influential person in the world, but it's a privilege to actually be acknowledged for it.
Lebanese singer Dominique Hourani was on the cover of author Maximillien De Lafayette's latest book “The Greatest,the Most Important and the Most Powerful Women of the Middle East and the Arab World.”
De Lafeyette is one of the best-selling authors in the world.
The book is the first of its kind, and the women enlisted in it were ranked based on their individual personalities and strengths, in addition to the way they're viewed by the Western world.
According to Sayidaty.net, Dominique was ranked in 10th place among the '20 Most Popular Celebrities in the Middle East and Arab world,' coming after Lebanese legendary singers Fairuz and Sabah. She also ranked in 8th place among the '100 Best Singers' and came in second place among the 'Most Elegant Women in the Middle East and Arab world.'
The successful starlet was also among the '100 Most Influential and Powerful Women' list, and the 'Most Beautiful and Attractive Women' list.
Among the lists were Queens, Princesses, wives of Presidents and politicians, writers and popular social figures.
In the book, De Lafeyette described Dominique as “someone who possesses stunning beauty” and “elegance that's out of this world.” He also considered her as one of the smartest women in the ME. The author said that despite the fancy lifestyle Dominique leads, she's a very simple and down-to-earth woman.