Arabian Business Power 500 2013
Thu 21 Mar 2013 10:28 AM
Najwa Karam

Najwa Karam

Industry: Arts & Entertainment

Designation: Singer

Country: Lebanon

Najwa Karam is a multi-platinum recording artist who has sold over 50 million records worldwide. Karam dominated the region’s music scene between 1994 and 1999, earning herself the title of bestselling Middle Eastern artist for five years with a blend of traditional and contemporary Arab music.

She has collaborated with composer Melhem Barakat as well as ‘the voice of Lebanon’ Wadih El Safi. More recently, Karam has won thousands of new fans through her appearance as the main judge on MBC’s Arab’s Got Talent. She is one of record label Rotana’s highest paid artists and was last year appointed as L’Oreal Paris’ first Arab Ambassador.