<h4>Cairo Opera House will host \u201cThe king\u201d Mohamed Mounir's first concerts, following the <a href="https:\/\/english.alarabiya.net\/en\/coronavirus\/2020\/06\/23\/Coronavirus-Egypt-to-reopen-restaurants-cafes-sports-clubs-from-July-27" target="_blank">easing of coronavirus lockdown rules<\/a>.<\/h4>\r\nIt is scheduled for the king to perform live at the opera house on Thursday, (July 16)\u00a0in the presence of an audience. The concert will begin at 08:00 PM (Cairo local time).\r\n\r\nThe show will be held in accordance with precautionary measures to ensure the safety of the public and performers.\r\n\r\nThis will be Mounir's second concert to perform amid the outbreak. He performed on March 29 a viral concert to spread joy and uplift the people spirits with music during the country\u2019s battle against coronavirus pandemic, which includes self-quarantine to stem its spread of the coronavirus.\r\n\r\nThe shows received positive response and support from the public, which encouraged more performers to repeat the experience.\r\n\r\n[caption id="attachment_136556" align="aligncenter" width="400"]<img class="wp-image-136556 size-full" src="https:\/\/see.news\/wp-content\/uploads\/2020\/07\/Mohamed-Mounir-1.jpg" alt="Mohamed Mounir" \/> Mohamed Mounir[\/caption]\r\n\r\nThe novel coronavirus was first reported in Wuhan, China, and has infected more than one million people and killed over 234,139 worldwide. It also hit several celebrities and top political figures around the world.\r\n\r\nThe virus is a new member of the Coronaviruses group, which was never identified in humans. The viruses\u2019 family also includes Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV), which cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases.\r\n\r\nCoronaviruses are zoonotic, meaning they are transmitted between animals and people. Humans and animals such as mammals and birds can be affected by the disease.\r\n\r\nThe name coronavirus is derived from the Latin corona, meaning \u201ccrown\u201d or \u201chalo\u201d.\r\n\r\nOn February 11, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced the official name for the disease caused by the new coronavirus is Covid-19, taken from the words \u201ccorona\u201d, \u201cvirus\u201d and \u201cdisease\u201d.\r\n\r\nIn December 2019, an outbreak was reported in Wuhan, China. On 31 December 2019, the outbreak was traced to a novel strain of coronavirus, which was given the interim name 2019-nCoV by the World Health Organization (WHO), it was later renamed SARS-CoV-2 by the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses.\r\n\r\nOn March 11, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared coronavirus a<a href="https:\/\/see.news\/who-declares-novel-coronavirus-global-pandemic\/" target="_blank"> global pandemic<\/a> as the new virus has rapidly spread to more than 800,000 people from Asia to the Middle East, Europe, and the United States.\r\n\r\nTransmission of viruses between humans happens when someone comes into contact with an infected person\u2019s secretions, such as droplets in a cough.\r\n\r\nCoronavirus can also be transmitted by coming into contact with something an infected person has touched and then touching your mouth, nose, or eyes.\r\n\r\nIt is known that older people appear to be more vulnerable to the effects of the emerging virus.\r\n\r\nThe virus caused complete paralysis in all activities and events with large gatherings worldwide due to concerns over the spread of the virus.\r\n\r\nPeople across the globe partake in self-isolation for 14 days as an effective precautionary measure to protect those around them and themselves from contracting COVID-19.\r\n\r\n[caption id="attachment_136557" align="alignnone" width="940"]<img class="wp-image-136557 size-full" src="https:\/\/see.news\/wp-content\/uploads\/2020\/07\/Mohamed-Mounir-2.jpg" alt="Mohamed Mounir" \/> Mohamed Mounir[\/caption]\r\n\r\nIt is worth mentioning that Mounir, born on October 10, 1954, is an Egyptian singer and actor. His family is from Nubia, Southern Aswan, Egypt.\r\n\r\nMounir released his 1977 debut solo album, \u201cAlemony Eneeki\u201d on the Sonar record label, after completing his military service.\r\n\r\nThe 65-year-old superstar has released over 22 official albums and featured on six soundtrack albums under several different record labels.\r\n\r\nMounir, whose musical career spanned over three decades, presented various genres into his music, such as classical Egyptian Music, Nubian music, blues, jazz, and reggae.\r\n\r\n[caption id="attachment_129992" align="aligncenter" width="600"]<img class="wp-image-129992 size-full" src="https:\/\/see.news\/wp-content\/uploads\/2020\/06\/659.jpg" alt="Mohamed Mounir" \/> Mohamed Mounir[\/caption]\r\n\r\nThe superstar's lyrics are quite famous for its philosophical content as well as for its passionate social and political commentary.\r\n\r\nHe is affectionately known by his fans as "The King" due to his album and play "El Malek Howwa El Malek" (The King is The King).\r\n\r\nAlong with his singing career, Mounir also embarked on an acting career, during which he presented nearly 12 movies, 4 television series, and 3 plays.\r\n\r\nHe made his acting debut in 1982, where he starred and performed the soundtrack of Youssef Chahine\u2019s film 'Hadouta Masreia\u201d (An Egyptian Story).