Najwa Karam is a Lebanese singer and a fashion icon. She is popularly titled “The Sun of Lebanese and Arabic song” because of her unique style which includes a blend of traditional and contemporary Arabic music. She has contributed a lot to spreading the Lebanese dialect in Arabic music. Najwa was born in 1985 in Zahle, Lebanon. She completed her early education at Jesus the Angel College and graduated from the same college in Philosophy. Before pursuing music as her career she did some odd jobs like teaching Geography and Arabic at Eastern College in Zahle. Later on, she won the singing competition ‘Layali Lubnan’ along with modest public exposure.
Following her success in the first place, she started studying music at the Lebanese Institute of Music for four years. She then participated in the television music contest Laylat Haz, which also garnered her big public exposure and helped her to step into the Arabic music industry. Karam launched her first song album ‘Ya Habayeb’ containing seven tracks. Following this after three years she released another album titled ‘Shams-el-Ghinnieh’, she named it after her nickname which was given to her by the Lebanon public due to her unique vocals.
She then formed and composed many albums and solo songs and got worldwide fame for her music skills. Her famous albums are ‘Naghmet Hob’, ‘Ma Bassmahlak’, ‘Rotana’, ‘Hazi Helo’, and ‘Ma Hada La Hada’. Moreover, Karam has an extended career in music ranging from her initials to competition-winning, from hit albums to popular solo songs, from television exposure to larger concerts, and from nationwide popularity to international fame.
Najwa Karam Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Najwa Karam
- Nicknames: Najwa
- Date of Birth: February 26, 1966
- Birthplace: Zahlé, Lebanon
- Nationality: Lebanese
- Occupation: Singer, Fashion Icon
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- Religion: Maronite Catholicism
- Race/ Ethnicity: White (Arabian)
- Eye Color: Light Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
Najwa Karam Height Weight Shoe Size Body Measurements Family
Najwa Karam Family Details:
- Father: Karam Karam
- Mother: Barbara Chahine Karam
- Siblings: Salwa Karam (Older Sister), Nicolas Karam, Tony Karam, and Jean Karam (Older Brothers)
- Spouse Name: Yousef Harb (m. 2000–2003)
- Children Name: None
Najwa Karam Relationships History:
- Yousef Harb (2000-2003)
Najwa Karam Career Highlights:
- Debut Album: Ya Habayeb (1989)
- First TV Show: Arabs Got Talent (2011)
Najwa Karam Distinctive Features:
- Fuller Lips
Najwa Karam Body Measurements:
The following list includes singer Najwa Karam height, weight, shoe size, and other body measurements statistics.
- Build: Average
- Height in Feet: 5’ 4”
- Height in Centimeters: 162.5 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 58 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 128 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 7.5 (US)
Najwa Karam Interesting Facts:
- She is a blend of traditional and contemporary Arabic Music.
- Najwa is often referred to as “The Sun of Lebanese and Arabic song”.
- She became the highest-selling Middle Eastern artist in the years 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, and 2008.