Lebanese singer Haifa Wahbi has won first prize for Best Young Female Arab singer in the competition held by Huriety magazine. The competition was basically a poll where readers of the magazine voted for their best singer.
According to the Egyptian based Al Gomhoryiah, Haifa attended the celebration held by the magazine and received her award, which was a platinum record. The singer expressed her honor at receiving the award, and stressed that she is grateful to all her fans in Egypt and concluded by wishing everyone a happy Ramadan. Haifa sang a collection of her songs during the event.
Recently, Wahbi has announced that she has nothing to do with the image people have classified her with as a seductive and inappropriate singer. She added that many have attempted to imitate her but in an incorrect way stressing that the video clips she makes are classical.
Haifa noted that she feels disgusted when watching video clips of seductive singers who wear inappropriate cloths revealing most of their body parts and use glitter on their skin stressing that they are far from being real singers. The singer expressed her joy at the popularity she has reached since the start of her singing career stressing that she never thought she would reach this point if it weren’t for her fans.
Haifa added that she never dreamt of taking part in such prestigious music festivals like Carthage and others during the summer. The singer revealed that people have come to like her because she is a sincere and natural singer and does not pretend to be something she as not as is the case with other female singers. –Albawaba.com