Syrian superstar Assala Nasri announced Wednesday the release date of her new song “Ghalban”.
The song is set to debut Thursday on YouTube at 05:00 PM (Cairo local time).
“Ghalban” is featured on the acclaimed singer’s forthcoming album.
Nasri released her last album “La Tastaslim” (Do not Give Up) in September 2021.
In the album, she cooperated with a large number of poets and composers, including Badr Abdel Mohsen, Azouf, Muhammad Abu Nimah, Yasser Buali, Muhammad bin Abdulaziz, and Saudi bin Muhammad al-Abdullah al-Faisal.
The superstar is one of the best female singers in the Middle East. She was born in Damascus to a middle-class couple, her father Moustafa Nasry, was a well-known Syrian composer and singer.
She began her musical career by performing patriotic, religious, and children’s songs when she was four years old.
Nasri made her music debut with the 1991 album “Law Ta’rafou”. The album featured four songs in the oriental operatic tarab style.
It was an instant hit with heartbreaking songs like “Ya Sabra Yana” and “Samehtak Ketir”.
She quickly proved her presence in a growing industry brimming with new, young talent such as Saber Rebai, Angham, and Abdelmajeed Abdullah.
The megastar booked herself a place along with the Arab singing legends among great albums through two decades.
Among her most famous albums are “Eghdab” (Get angry), “Wala tessadda” (Do not believe), “Alby beyertahlak (My heart feels at home with you), “Ya mag-noun” (Oh madman), “Moshtaa’a” (I am missing you), ” Yameen Allah” (I swear), “Add al-horouf” (As much as letters), “Hayaaty” (My life), “Noss haala” (A half situation), and “Kanoun kaifek” (The law of your fancy).