Egyptian singer Mohammad Foad is avoiding public appearances in order to keep his new look a secret until the release of his upcoming album.
The singer wants to surprise his fans, who are anxiously awaiting the release of his album and new music video.
According to the London based weekly, Laha, Mohammad has postponed his new film until after the album’s release.
Foad has denied that a dispute erupted between him and production company ‘Rotana.’ He said he is pleased with their performance, and grateful to the company for taking care of him by launching a massive advertising campaign for his previous album “Habibee Ya,” that resulted in record high sales.
Foad has agreed to pay a fine of 10 thousand Egyptian pounds to director Mohammad Kamal Al Shinawi for firing Kamal at the last minute from the crew of the film “Ghawi Hubb.”
Kamal filed a complaint to the Cinema Association against Foad demanding compensation, since he had turned down several offers to direct the film.
Kamal explained that he had worked tirelessly with Foad on the film, and although they argued over certain details, he was shocked by Foad’s sudden decision to replace him.
Foad did not hesitate to pay the fine set by the Association, rapidly ending the dispute.
The movie, which is to be filmed in Cairo and Sharm El Sheikh, revolves around a troubled romance. Foad performs three passionate love songs during in film.