Ragheb Alama to be guest of honor on Super Star
Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama is scheduled to be the guest of honor on the Lebanese satellite channel Future popular show “Super Star” on July 6, 2003. Ragheb has expressed his appreciation to the organizers of the show, which has reached the hearts of viewers all around the Arab world, for inviting him to take part in the episode.
According to the London based Elaph, Ragheb is to give advice to the participants on how to make it in the music world and reach people’s hearts. He will talk about his journey and how he has climbed the ladder of success.
Alama recently was in Italy after receiving a special invitation from the Italian TV station RAI-UNO to take part in the Italian Festival Del Moda E La Muzica (Music and Fashion Festival). The singer sang a number of his latest hits like "Tab Leah" (But Why), which found a huge success around most of Europe.
Ragheb was noted to be the only Arab singer to ever take part in the festival, in addition to being the only one ever hosted on an Italian television station. The episode that featured Ragheb was aired on the June 17, 2003, and through it the singer received many calls from listeners congratulating him for the success he achieved at the festival.
Ragheb has also traveled to Canada for a special tour, holding several concerts in different areas to the Arab population residing there. Upon his arrival at Toronto airport he and his crew had taken extra precautions before getting off the plane and were wearing masks on their faces to protect themselves from the deadly SARS virus.
Airport security began to worry that the scene may cause a panic outbreak at the airport. Security assured Ragheb and his crew that there is no need for their extra precautions and that SARS has been properly contained. They then were requested to take off their masks and not to worry about the spread of the virus. –Albawaba.com