Lebanese musicians shall be extremely acknowledged this 12 months after being nominated for the sixty fifth Grammy Awards, extending to world music, Latin music, R&B, and hip-hop.
The famend Lebanese-French jazz trumpeter and composer Ibrahim Maalouf is nominated for the Finest World Music Album class for his collaborative album Queen of Sheba with the award-winning Beninese singer and actress Angelique Kidjo.
The album options a seven-part suite composed by Maalouf and sung by Kidjo, mixing African and Center Jap music and telling the story of an historic African Queen and her relationship with King Solomon.
Ibrahim Maalouf is among the hottest jazz artists, turning into the primary jazz musician in historical past to promote out the Accor Area in France.
Lately, he collaborated with famend personalities, together with Wynton Marsalis, Melody Gardot, and Salif Keita.
Simply final week, he collaborated with the American actress Sharon Stone on a brand new touching music video, Our Flag.
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