Samo Zein has no idea who Elissa is

Published January 15th, 2011 - 10:09 GMT
Samo Zein, Elissa
Samo Zein, Elissa

Syrian singer Samo Zein has answered Lebanese singer Elissa’s recent remarks about not knowing who she is by saying that he too does not know any singer by the name of Elissa. Samo stated angrily that he was shocked with Elissa’s remarks in a press release published for her in one of the Egyptian newspapers.


According to the internet website, Samo also said that Elissa had recently stated that she did not know who Egyptian singer Mohammad Hamaki, whose popularity has spread beyond the Arab world, and before him she said she never heard of composer Mohammad Raheem.


Samo said that if she does not know who he is then she should ask prominent Lebanese singer Ragheb Alamah, who presented her to the music world and knows very well who Samo Zein is. Samo openly said that he is considered to be one of the most popular singers of his generation.


With regards to the rumored duo between him and Elissa, Samo said he does not know who Elissa is to sing with her and all that was said is mere lies, for her does not consider ever working with her.


Samo noted that he is not from Egyptian singers Mohammad Hamaki and Tamer Husni’s generation and has been in the music industry for over twelve years.




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