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"The Sinatra Of The Arab World", Wadih Al-Safi, Dead At 91
Known for his skill in both classical Arabic music and Lebanese folk songs, Al-Sabi wrote more then 3,000 songs, some in Lebanese dialect (a breakthrough at the time). His likeness has appeared on Lebanese stamps, and musicians in Beirut are calling for a national day of mourning. The Jerusalem Post 10/13/13
Posted October 15, 2013 12:55 AM




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