- July 16, 2016: Melhem Barakat
Melhem Barakat, also known as Melhim Barakat, or by his fans as Abou Majd is a Lebanese singer, songwriter, and melodist. Barakat started his career back in the 1960s. He participated as an actor and singer in many of the Rahbani Brothers’ musicals and operettas; some Lebanese even saying that he established himself as one of the strongest voices in the country.
He also appeared in many Lebanese movies back in the 1980s. Some of his hits from the 1980s were “Kboush El Touti” and “Wahdi Ana.”