Myriam Fares, a Lebanese young star from the south of Lebanon, grew up
in a family that appreciated studying and encouraged Myriam to pursue
her dream and major interest in arts.
Despite her young age,
Myriam's career has been filled with bright and glamorous moments:
releasing two successful albums and promotions, shooting creative video
clips and performing in booming concerts.
Since her childhood,
Myriam has been devoted and dedicated to arts which encouraged her to
develop her talents and interests. She started learning classic ballet
at the age of five which impelled her to develop her musical talents.
She had a profound feeling of becoming a professional dancer which was
accomplished at the age of nine when she was accepted in a TV program
"Al Mawaheb Al Saghira" on Tele Liban and was awarded the first prize in
As a brilliant student in arts, Myriam was
encouraged by her impressed teachers to participate in the schools'
events which were a motive to improve her dancing, singing and acting
Inspired by her angelic strong voice, Myriam wanted to
explore her talents further in singing. She joined the Lebanese
National Conservatory and succeeded in learning the principles of
oriental singing for four years.
At the age of sixteen, she
participated in the Lebanese Festival for Songs and won the first prize
as the best popular Lebanese singer.
Her seventeen was
highlighted by her participation in the TV program on LBCI
"Studio-El-Fann" 2000-2001 under the category of the Lebanese song.
Myriam won the prize of best singer in the South of Lebanon which was
followed by Dr. Walid Ghoulmiye's prize as best singer in South Lebanon,
Beirut and Mount Lebanon.
She launched her first album with
Music Master Records which was sold out in a few days. She filmed the
song "Ana wil Shoq" with director Ghassan Koteit, which proved to be a
major success and it spread throughout the Arab world and was played on
all Arab televisions. This was a turning point in Myriam's career.
Afterwards Myriam proceeded to UAE to sign her first album at Virgin
Mega Store in Dubai on the ninth of March where she was received by a
crowd of Arab and international reporters to express their admiration of
her art and music.
Myriam's next hit was the shooting of "La
Tes'alni" video clip with director Selim Turk from her album "Myriam".
It was a big hit as well especially that her audience were waiting for
the new clip after her success in he first clip "Ana Wil Shoq". "La
Tis'alni" impressed he eager audience from the first time where Myriam
proved to enjoy the main characteristics of a professional artist, by
having a wonderfully balanced voice, a talent in body expressions and
capable in performing her role naturally in a perfect way coming from
In 2004, Myriam became more and more famous and was
elected as "best young female singer" in the Arab World. She also won
the prize of best video clip during he visit to Egypt. Her beautiful
voice, nice appearance, flexible motion and magnificent dancing made
from Myriam a big star in Lebanon and the Arab World which allowed her
to be distinguished by her audience and especially the big success in:
The Bacardi Night in Beirut, New Year's Eve in Biel, Al Fateh Festivals
in Libya and Hala Febayer in Kuwait.
During her concerts,
Myriam performed songs from modern and popular oriental to classic and
she visited during her tours many Middle Eastern and Moroccan countries.
Myriam Fares and 'Ana Wil Shoq" perfume
At the end of summer 2004, the cooperation between Myriam and "Mahmoud
Said" succeeded in launching a new perfume carrying the name of her hit
song: "Ana Wil Shoq" which was followed by the shooting of an ad for
this same perfume by Myriam.
"Myriam" the album, shocked artists and audience, but Myiam's dream will never stop…
In July 2005, the Lebanese star presented her new album "Nadini Myriam"
with a video clip for the song entitled "Nadini". Myriam kept her own
artistic style through her rich and saturated personality. And she's
always been oriented towards creativity and new trends.
"Nadini Myriam" album is the result of months of preparation and
collaboration with Lebanese and Arab composers and writers. "Nadini" was
the first time to be shot as a video clip from the album with director
"Haklik Rahtak" is a song from "Nadini
Myriam"'s album, written by Myriam's sister, Roula Fares, composed by
Muhammad Raheem and arranged by Mark Abdel Nour and was shot in a
magical décor in Paris where director Wissam Smayra found the best
locations to execute the clip. This song helped boost Myraim's career
and was ranked number one in Lebanon, Egypt and Tunis.
their second collaboration together, after the clip "Haklik Rahtak",
Myriam Fares and director Wissam Smayra presented their second video
clip entitled "Waheshny Eah" written and composed by Mohammad Rifai and
arranged by Jean Marie Riachi. A professional French team specialized in
high-tech techniques in the world of suspense and special effects were
the basis of this video clip.
"Wahichni Eah", a song that
occupied the listeners' hearts, made Myriam a famous star and was ranked
number one in Egypt, Gulf, Tunis Morocco and Yemen!
November 2006,"Al Ahram Al Masriya" one of the leading newspapers in
Egypt, elected Myriam the best young singer in the Arab world. The
survey was done in all the Egyptian universities and Myriam was honored
at the British university in Egypt.
At the same time, MTV
Europe invited Myriam, the first Arab artist who appeared on this TV,
bearing in mind that only international stars appear on that T.V.
station. She was also elected as the best Arab singer who combines a
taste of both the west and the east in her style in music.
In 2007, Vodafone, a well known telecommunications company chose Myriam
Fares to talk to the Egyptian citizens and to be the media
representative for its most sophisticated services. Myriam shot three TV
commercials and Vodafone openly discussed their big satisfaction with
the result of this unique campaign in Egypt.
Myriam ended the
year 2007 with a new hit Khaliji song “Moush Ananiya” that was shot as a
music video under the direction of Yehya Saade. The song was a success
all over the Middle-East and she was considered as one of the best
non-khaliji artists who sang the khaliji accent.
And early 2008
Myriam was chosen by the International Company Ciba Vision as the
ambassador of FreshLook, the colored contact lenses, in the Middle-East,
after Brooke Shields have been theirs for the past years.
advertisement is being displayed in various print medias outdoors all
around the Arab countries, in addition to a promotional tour in Lebanon,
Qatar, Kuwait, UAE, etc…
Myriam's third and latest album
"Bet'oul Eh”, was released in April 2008, and has been doing great in
the charts within all the Arab World . The album has a mixture of music
genres that are creatively put together to satisfy all listeners,
especially her fans. The album consists of 9 songs one is "Mouch
Ananiya" which is definitely guaranteed to please listeners who prefer
romantic ballads. The music video successfully shows Myriam’s surprising
acting skills, and the video was executed under the direction of Leila
Under the supervision of director Hatem Ali, the
masterpiece of the Rahbani brothers "Hala wal malek" was transformed to a
film carrying the name of "Silina", starring Miriam Faris along with a
large group of stars from Lebanon and Syria such as Elie Choueiri,
Dureid Laham, Antoine Kerbaj, Georges Khabbaz, Hussam Tahssin Beik and a
wide list of famous stars that never ends…
Two other songs of
the Album "Bet'oul Eh” which are: “Betrouh & Iyyam EL Shiti “ were
shot as music videos in Paris incarnating a very special
cinematographic idea under the direction of Wissam Smayara
her constant thrive to perfect her stage performance and dancing
abilities, Myriam hooked up with Paulette Minott the renowned street pop
choreographer of superstars, for her newest music video: “Eh yalli
Directed by Yehya Saadeh, Myriam’s last clip presented her outstanding performance as never seen before dancing act.
Myriam performed in a series of sold out concerts, where she mesmerized the public as if they saw her for the first time.
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